close window

use +/- or mouse scrollwheel for magnification.
click here for full-sized image.

Vitzliputzli vornehmster Gotze der Mexicaner

This item has been sold.
Please check our homepage for currently available maps.
A grizzly scene of human sacrifice before a statue of Vitzliputzli (Huitzilopochtli), the "leading god of the Mexicans [Aztecs]" from the German edition of Prevost d'Exile's Histoire Generale des Voyages.
Item Number: RS1853
Cartographer: Bellin/Arkstee & Merkus
Place & Date: Leipzig / 1760
Size: 5 1/2" x 7 1/4"
Condition: b&w; overall age toning; some browning and staining in margins
Price: SOLD