M0005849: Illustrations of Xochiquetzal, Goddess of flowers, mothers and fertility

21 October 1938
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About this work

Also known as

Previous title, replaced August 2020: Illustration of Xochiquetzol. Goddess of Flowers and Mothers


Reproduction of two illustrations of the Aztec goddess Xochiquetzal. The reproduction is from Aglio, Augustine: Antiquities of Mexico; comprising fac-similes of ancient Mexican paintings and hieroglyphics, London, 1830-1848.


21 October 1938

Physical description

1 photograph glass plate negative; 12 x 16.5 cm


Catalogue data comes from a combination of entries in the original glass plate registers, metadata created when the glass plates were digitised in the early 2000s and enhancements made by the cataloguer in 2020.

Terms of use

Please consult the digitised version as this item is fragile. Email library@wellcomecollection.org to request access to the physical item.

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