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The Museum, 1910 - Manuscripts, Maya - 746 pages
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Page 316 - ... the old frescoes archaeologists are deeply indebted to Miss Adela C. Breton, who made several visits to Yucatan for the purpose of making facsimiles of the originals. In addition to her gifts mentioned in former reports, Miss Breton has given to the Museum two of her colored drawings of portions of the bas-relief of the lower chamber of the Temple of the Tigers. She has also generously colored several plates in our copy of Maudslay's work on the ruins of Chichen Itza, from the copies she made...
Page 333 - ... en que la letra era Cauac y reynava el Bacab-Hozanek tenian, allende de la pronosticada mortandad, por ruyn, por que dezian les avian los muchos soles de matar los maizales, y comer las muchas hormigas lo que sembrassen y los paxaros, y porque esto no seria en todas partes avria en algunos comida, la qual avrian con gran trabajo.
Page 311 - ... dia natural y para la mordedura desta culebra tienen por rremedio los naturales dar a bever ala tal persona chile y hoja de piciete molido junto y desleido en agua, y con esto guarecen e sanan — ay biboras muy grandes y...
Page 318 - Ahbulucbalam y ponerlos en el templo donde los sahumaban con sus sahumerios y les ofrecían para quemar dos pellas de una leche o resina de un árbol que llamaban kik, y ciertas iguanas y pan, y una mitra y un manojo de flores, y una piedra preciosa de las suyas.
Page 359 - Hay perros naturales de la tierra, que no tienen pelo ninguno y no ladran, que tienen los dientes ralos e agudos, las orejas pequeñas, tiesas y levantadas; a éstos engordan los indios para comer y los tienen por gran regalo...
Page 300 - X-shaped mark shown in connection with the hives (Pl. 2, figs. 7, 10). The X is also seen in the day sign Cauac. Apiculture was common among the various peoples of Central America and Mexico. Las Casas speaks of hives of bees and Gomara states that the bees were small and the honey rather bitter. Clavigero (Vol. I, p. 68)* mentions six varieties of bees which were found in Mexico; — the first is the same as the common...
Page 311 - ... una suerte de culebra que llaman los naturales taxinchan, de una tercia de largo, que para andar hinca la cabeza en el suelo y da un salto, y de aquella suerte dando saltos anda, la espalda y la cabeza tiene...
Page 358 - Oceolotl, as already noted, means jaguar, and the jaguar glyph is found among the day signs (PI. 34, fig. 3). Seler (1904, p. 379) associates the jaguar in the Vaticanus and the Bologna with Tezcatlipoca. He notes that the second age of the world, in which the giants lived and in which Tezcatlipoca shone as the sun, is called the "jaguar sun.
Page 289 - Y otras cosas que tenian ofrecian; a algunos animales les sacavan el corazon y lo ofrecian, a otros enteros, unos vivos, otros muertos, unos crudos, otros guisados Que sin las fiestas en las quales, para la solemnidad de ellas, se secrificavan animales, tambien por alguna tribulacion o necessidad.
Page 349 - Un dios que dezian que eran benados en matando un yndio un benado benia luego a su dios y con el coragon le untaba la cara de sangre y sino mataba algo aquel dia ybase a su casa aquel yndio le quebraba y dabale de cozes diziendo que no era buen dios.

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