Image of Gladiatorial Sacrifice

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Title

Image of Gladiatorial Sacrifice

Subject

Image of gladiatorial sacrifice on top of a temalácatl depicted in the Florentine Codex

Description

An account of gladiatorial sacrifice a top a temalácatl, like the Stone of Tizoc, in order to honor the gods. This image was captured by Friar Sahagún on his visit the Tenochtitlan in the 1500s.

Creator

Friar Bernardino de Sahagún

Source

Florentine Codex

Publisher

The Getty Research Institute

Date

Circa 1577

Contributor

World Digital Library

Rights

World Digital Library

Relation

Stone of Tizoc, Sacrificial Stone, temalácatl

Format

Manuscript (Ink on Paper)

Type

Manuscript

Identifier

Florentine Codex

Coverage

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Original Format

Manuscript

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Citation

Friar Bernardino de Sahagún, “Image of Gladiatorial Sacrifice ,” Tenochtitlan, accessed June 26, 2017, http://tenochtitlan.ace.fordham.edu/items/show/115.