Monument of Sacred War

Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by Mariano Renteria (used with permission)
published on 24 January 2014
Monument of Sacred War

A view of the side of the Aztec Monument of Sacred War or throne of Motecuhzoma II. Carved in c. 1507 CE to commemorate the New Fire Ceremony of that year. The sides of the throne depict the four gods Tlaloc, Xochipilli, Xiuhtecuhtli, and Tlahuizcalpantecuhtli. (National Museum of Anthropology, Mexico City)

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permission), M. R. (. W. (2014, January 24). Monument of Sacred War. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/2260/

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permission), Mariano R. (. W. "Monument of Sacred War." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified January 24, 2014. https://www.ancient.eu/image/2260/.

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permission), Mariano R. (. W. "Monument of Sacred War." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 24 Jan 2014. Web. 14 Sep 2019.

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