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Ethnohistory (2008) 55 (2): 229–250.
Published: 01 April 2008
...Cecelia F. Klein Most scholars, citing a passage in the sixteenth-century Florentine Codex by Bernardino de Sahagún ( 1950–82 ), have interpreted the famous Aztec stone statue known as Coatlicue, “Snakes-Her-Skirt,” as a reference to that goddess's role as the mother of the Aztec patron deity...
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Ethnohistory (2019) 66 (4): 623–645.
Published: 01 October 2019
... . Boone Elizabeth H. 1999 . “ The ‘Coatlicues’ at the Templo Mayor .” Ancient Mesoamerica 10 , no. 2 : 189 – 206 . Burkhart Louise . 1989 . The Slippery Earth: Nahua-Christian Moral Dialogue in Sixteenth-Century Mexico . Tucson : University of Arizona Press . Concha Jeannie...
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Ethnohistory (2012) 59 (4): 713–738.
Published: 01 October 2012
... with sharp 732 Robert C. Schwaller claws on both his hands and feet.60 Coatlicue, the mother of Huitzilopoch- tli and one of the tzitzimime creation deities, was depicted with large claws for hands and feet.61 In the early sixteenth century, missionaries...
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Ethnohistory (2020) 67 (3): 429–453.
Published: 01 July 2020
...). According to one of the central myths around Huitzilopochtli, he was born as a fully attired warrior to defend his mother Coatlicue, who had been impregnated by a feather ball falling from the sky. As his siblings threatened to kill their mother, Huitzilopochtli dismembered his sister Coyolxauqui...
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