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A roll containing a Mexican hieroglyphic record, Written perhaps in the 16th or 17th century

MS. Arch. Selden A. 72 (3)

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  • Written perhaps in the 16th or 17th century


1 Roll


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

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

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