The Boturuni Codex is one of the most important sources of Mexican history. This sixteenth-century document describes the centuries-long journey of the Mexica. Tira de la Peregrinación (Codex Boturini). A 16th century pictorial annal of the Mexica migration from Aztlan. Home. English | Español. It is this story that the author of Codex Boturini set out to tell. How fully he could tell it we cannot know, because the manuscript ends in a rip in the middle of the.

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The History of the Indies of New Spain. Akademische Druck- und Verlagsanstalt University of Texas Press This page was last edited on 31 Julyat The pre-Columbian codices mostly do not in fact use the codex form that of a modern paperback and are, or originally were, long folded sheets.

Historia de Tlaxcala Ms. To illustrate, organic inks were used to guarantee the durability of the replicas.


From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Comparative Material Codex Boturini. In the two volumes on pictorials, a general survey outlines the origins of Mesomerican manuscripts, classifies them, and situates them in a regional survey.


These sheets were typically made from stretched deerskin or from the fibers of the agave plant. University of Chicago Press, Our Online TV will provide you access to business news, boturinl news, lifestyle, events, and more.

Codex Boturini migration account showing migration through one location, identified by a place glyph, and the cluster of years during which this occured, page 7. University of Oklahoma Press Translated by Fernando Horcasitas and Doris Heyden.

From past to the future: the Boturini Codex

Colonial-era indigenous elites also kept documentation of their properties and privileges, as part of their cacicazgos. In other projects Wikimedia Commons.

The Boturini Codex, a. University of California Press University of Utah, The digital edition of this codex is designed to offer the public an unprecedented approach to one of the founding biturini of the history of Mexico. O Anderson and Charles E Dibble. Doubtless a large number of prehispanic and colonial indigenous texts have disappeared over time; however, the large extant body of manuscripts that does survive can now be found in museums, archives, and private collections.

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Aztec codices

Pizzigoni published an analysis. For this project, the INAH order several canvases measuring 1. Glass compiled a census. University of Texas Presspp. Fontes rerum Mexicanarum 8.

Households and Lands in Sixteenth-century Tepetlaoztoc. Monographs of the School of American Research University of Oklahoma Press, By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. After the bark is separated, the fiber is boiled for 10 to 12 hours with a mixture of ashes.

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Translated by Arthur J. Colonial-era local-level Nahuatl language code is the foundational texts of the New Philologywhich utilizes these texts to create scholarly works from the indigenous viewpoint. Articles with text from the Nahuatl languages collective Commons category link is on Wikidata. Aztec codices Nahuatl languages: General History of the Things of New Spain: They contain prayers and mnemonic devices.

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