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PAINTING ON CLOTH, LIENZO
MEXICAN & CENTRAL AMERICAN ARCHAEOLOGICAL COLLECTION
 
Catalog No: 30.2/ 4558
Period: LATE POSTCLASSIC, circa A.D. 1520 - (POST CONQUEST)
Material: CLOTH, PIGMENT (PAINT)
Dimensions: L:162 W:126.5 (in CM)
Technique: PAINTED
Subject: LIENZO DE CHALCHIHUITZIN VASQUEZ
Acquisition Year: 1938 [GIFT]
Donor: HAY, CLARENCE L.
Keywords: LIENZO, PAINTING
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Textile lienzo de Chalchihuitzin from Tlaxacala State, Mexico. This liezno depicts the geneology, land-holdings, allies, and dependents of Chalchihuitzin Vasquez. Writing on the lienzo is in both Nahuatl and Spanish.


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