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 PeregrinaciĆ³n (Codex Boturini). A 16th century pictorial annal of the Mexica migration from Aztlan. Home. English | EspaƱol. 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 digital edition of this codex is designed to offer the public an unprecedented approach to one of boturinu founding documents of the history of Mexico.

These are often are sometimes found as a single, documentary corpus, while such documentation can also be found scattered in legal documentation in individual lawsuits. A Social History of an Aztec Town. There are a variety of documents, and include censuses such as The Book of Tributes c.

How it was created? Comparative Material Codex Boturini.


The Boturini Codex, a. The History of the Indies of New Spain. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Colonial-era local-level Nahuatl language documentation is the foundational texts of the New Philologywhich utilizes these texts to create scholarly works from the indigenous viewpoint.

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Aus dem “Libro de Tributos” Col. University of Texas Press They list manuscripts for Central Mexico.

From past to the future: the Boturini Codex

Translated by Doris Heyden. University of Utah Press. In the two volumes on pictorials, a general survey outlines the origins of Mesomerican manuscripts, classifies them, and situates them in a regional survey. Once this process is completed, it is washed with clean water.

Aztec codices

The types of information in manuscripts falls into several categories: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. 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. These codices provide some of the best primary sources for Aztec culture. After spending several hours in the sun, the mixture is dried and the bark paper is ready to use.


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University of Utah, Although these manuscripts were created for Spanish administrative purposes, they contain important information about the history and geography of indigenous polities. Friday, June 29, Our Online TV will provide you access to business news, video news, lifestyle, events, and more.

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Some are entirely in Nahuatl without pictorial content. Monographs of the School of American Research University of California Press Cline and Miguel Leon-Portilla Eds. University of Texas Presspp. The Classic Codex of Codex Boturini migration page, showing years 6 Flint through 13 Reed, broken up as two locations through which the Mexica migrated, page Botufini and Lands in Sixteenth-century Tepetlaoztoc. The Mapping of New Spain: