Aztec dagger carving

Part of the Cosmology in the New World project

Creator(s): Timothy Pauketat

Year: 2010


This is a carving of Aztec daggers, located at the Museo Nacional Anthropologique, Mexico City. Dates to AD 1400 to 1520. Photo courtesy of Tim Pauketat.

Cite this Record

Aztec dagger carving. Timothy Pauketat. 2010 ( tDAR id: 5694) ; doi:10.6067/XCV8FB50ZN



Investigation Types
Methodology, Theory, or Synthesis

Dagger Quetzalcoatl Tlaloc Venus

Geographic Keywords
Central Mexico

Temporal Coverage

Calendar Date: 1400 to 1520

Spatial Coverage

min long: -99.195; min lat: 19.408 ; max long: -99.176; max lat: 19.454 ;

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