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A roll containing a Mexican hieroglyphic record, 16th century, first half

MS. Arch. Selden A. 72 (3)

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  • 16th century, first half


1 box

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MS. Arch. Selden A. 72 (3)


Old Selden mark = A. 71*(3)

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. II, no. 3207

Custodial History

Manuscript 3218 acquired by the Bodleian Library

Existence and Location of Copies

Digital surrogate available in Digital Bodleian.

R.Pal.9.98 is a surrogate.

Related Materials

The whole is facsimiled in colour in lord Kingsborough's Antiquities of Mexico (Lond. 1831), vol. i, but no account of the work is given.

Physical Facet

On paper


A roll 14 1/2 in. x 12 ft. 7 in,, of nine pieces, one modern, with two wooden rollers, in a cloth box 2 7/8 x 4 1/2 x 21 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom