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The Florentine Codex

The Florentine Codex

Author: Erin Aldana
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This lesson will present an overview of the Florentine Codex.

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Notes on "The Florentine Codex"

Key Terms 

Codex

A book made of hand-written pages

Nahuatl

Language of the Aztecs, spoken in Central Mexico and indigenous to Mesoamerica

Ethnography

A branch of anthropology that deals with scientific study of human cultures

Image Credits

Bernardino de Sahagun, Creative Commons Wikimedia, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Bernardino_de_sahagun.png, Florentine Codex, page 51 book 9, Creative Commons Wikimedia, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Codex_florentino_51_9.jpg, Aztec rituals, Creative Commons Wikimedia, http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:The_Florentine_Codex-_Aztec_Rituals.jpg.tif, Codex Mendoza Folio, Creative Commons Wikimedia, http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Codex_Mendoza_folio_2r.jpg, Aztec gods, Florentine Codex, Creative Commons Wikimedia, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:The_Florentine_Codex-_Aztec_Gods_II.jpg.tif, Codex Borgia, Creative Commons Wikimedia, http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Codex_Borgia_page_56.jpg

TERMS TO KNOW
  • Codex

    A book made of hand-written pages.

  • Nahautl

    Language of the Aztecs, spoken in Central Mexico and indigenous to Mesoamerica.

  • Ethnography

    A branch of anthropology that deals with scientific study of human cultures.