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Papers of Itzcuintepec / Egerton 2896

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    Am2006,Drg.2896

  • Title (object)

    • Papers of Itzcuintepec
    • Egerton 2896
  • Description

    Codex; an historical and cartographical record showing a mythical place of settlement, early historical dates and a tribal migration which mentions about thirty-five locations in the place signs. Some manuscript notes are written in Nahuatl.

  • Ethnic name

  • Date

    • 16thC
  • Production place

  • Findspot

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 85 centimetres
    • Width: 35 centimetres
  • Curator's comments

    Further details of other names: Códice de Tulantzinco, Códice de Julancingo; Itzcuintepec Codex; Itzcuintepec Roll.

  • Bibliography

    • Berger 1998 pp. 32-34 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Condition

    good

  • Subjects

  • Department

    Africa, Oceania & the Americas

  • Registration number

    Am2006,Drg.2896

  • Additional IDs

    • Egerton 2896
Codex; an historical and cartographical record showing a mythical place of settlement, early historical dates and a tribal migration which mentions about thirty-five locations in the place signs. Some manuscript notes are written in Nahuatl.

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