Codex Moctezuma

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Images and Nahuatl texts that are read from the bottom up, describe events that occurred between 1483 and 1523 highlight the death of Tezozomoc of Azcapotzalco and the submission of Tenochtitlan by Spanish forces. On the left side there is a calendar dates, in addition to representing the years of calendar: reed, flint, house and rabbit. It's past is unknown however it is mentioned in 1964 in the catalog of the collection of manuscripts written by John Glass. [1]


  1. Translated by Samuel Tecpaocelotl Castillo