Media in category “Codex Zouche-Nuttall”. The following 23 files are in this category, out of 23 total. Ballcourt in the Coddex Nuttall. Drawing by. Codices from Akademische Druck – u. Verlagsanstalt – Graz – Austria on the FAMSI website – Codex Zouche-Nuttall index page. Codex Zouche-Nuttall facsimile edition. Description, high-res photos, availability, and prices of Codex Zouche-Nuttall.
|Published (Last):||2 December 2014|
|PDF File Size:||8.4 Mb|
|ePub File Size:||8.27 Mb|
|Price:||Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]|
British Museum – The Codex Zouche-Nuttall
Boone, Stories in red and black: Vivid, highly stylised two-dimensional images painted upon deerskin record the dynastic histories and oral traditions of ancient zohche-nuttall such as Tilantongo. A central figure is the ruler 8 Deer, seen hee top right gambling for the town of Tutupec, identified by its place glyph at the bottom left. In the foreground is an I-shaped codfx. The ball game was used as a means of negotiating and resolving political and territorial disputes.
The Teozacoalco Annals are one of zouche-nuttsll group of vividly informative screenfolds from towns in the Mixteca region of western Oaxaca. They record the genealogies of rival families over many generations and illustrate the deeds of specific identified by name glyphs, including Eight Deer Jaguar Claw who ruled in the 11th century.
Place-signs and day-signs provide the location and date for many of the main episodes in the narrative such as births, succession to office, marriages, war, conquests and deaths. The scene illustrated in detail here shows Lady Five Flint, whose serpent insignia floats behind her, giving birth to an heir, still attached by the umbilical cord.
This event takes place on the day Three Flint of the year Three Flint, indicated by the glyphs beneath and at top left of the blue roundel.
She thendisappears head first into an opening zocuhe-nuttall presumably a cave – in the side of a mountain, identified by diagonal bands, with four priests in attendance.
Inthe codex turned up in a Dominican monastery in Florence. His books and manuscripts were inherited by his sister, who donated the Codex to the Museum in Use image Request new photography.
British Museum collection data is also available in the W3C open data standard, RDF, allowing it to join and relate to a growing body of linked data zojche-nuttall by organisations around the world. The Museum makes its collection database available to be used by scholars around the world.
Donations will help support curatorial, documentation and digitisation projects. The British Museum collection database is a work in progress.
New records, updates and images are added every week. More about the database.
More about supporters and how you can help. Skip to content Skip to section menu.
Mixtec: Codex Zouche-Nuttall (article) | Khan Academy
Find out more x. Search the website Search the collection Search the shop.
Collection online The Codex Zouche-Nuttall. Object type codex Museum number Am, ESA British Museum collection data is also available in the W3C open data standard, RDF, allowing it to join and relate to a growing body of linked data published by organisations around the world. About the database The British Museum collection database is a work in progress.