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The Codex Zouche-Nuttall

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    Am1902,Kud [Cod-].8517

  • Title (object)

    • The Codex Zouche-Nuttall
  • Description

    Facsimile of codex (screenfold manuscript book) comprising 47 leaves, made of paper, painted. Contains two narratives: one side of the document relates the history of important centres in the Mixtec region, while the other, starting at the opposite end, records the genealogy, marriages and political and military feats of the Mixtec ruler, Eight Deer Jaguar-Claw.

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  • Date

    • 1902
  • Production place

    • Made in: USA
    • (Americas,North America,United States of America)
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Length: 113.5 centimetres
    • Height: 19 centimetres (page)
    • Width: 23.5 centimetres (page)
  • Bibliography

    • HMAI 240 bibliographic details
    • McEwan 1994 p.62 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Subjects

  • Associated places

  • Department

    Africa, Oceania & the Americas

  • Registration number

    Am1902,Kud [Cod-].8517

  • Additional IDs

    • Am1902,0308,1 (replica of)
    • Am1902,Drg.39671
    • BM Add. MSS 39671
    • KUD [Cod-]
Facsimile of Codex (screenfold manuscript book) comprising 47 leaves, made of paper, painted.  Contains two narratives: one side of the document relates the history of important centres in the Mixtec region, while the other, starting at the opposite end, records the genealogy, marriages and political and military  feats of the Mixtec ruler, Eight Deer Jaguar-Claw.folio 1

Facsimile of Codex (screenfold manuscript book) comprising 47 leaves, made of paper, painted. Contains two narratives: one side of the document relates the history of important centres in the Mixtec region, while the other, starting at the opposite end, records the genealogy, marriages and political and military feats of the Mixtec ruler, Eight Deer Jaguar-Claw.folio 1

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