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Mayahuel is the aztec goddess of the maguey plant and of pulque juice, the native wine of Tenochtitlan. 

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Seated Pulque (Octili) Deity


Found in Cache 6 of Complex A in the Huitzilopochtli dedicated portion of the Templo Mayor, this seated pulque deity, was first identified as the fire god, Xiuehtecuhtli. Although this pulque statue exhibits a few of the quintessential representational elements of pulque deities, it also presents components attributed to other Aztec deities. 

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