CategoryCultural-Linguistic

The church is a product of both Spanish and Native culture integrating in the Compostela. This is not the exact or a replica of the church that existed during the Muster Roll of 1540-1542. However, this image is a good representation of what the church would have looked like by using the same shape the...
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Discussion The manuscript is a pictorial book made for Antonio de Mendoza, the first viceroy of New Spain. Mendoza most likely received this manuscript in the early 1540s. This is one page out of 71 that depict the history of the Aztec people. Split into three sections, the first covers the history of the Aztecs....
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Bishops Miter is of a similar head wear for a Catholic Bishop in the region Made of matereia commony found in area such as bird feathers Summary A miter that would have been worn by a bishop in the New Spain region. There is not a specific region labeled but would align with what Catholic...
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