Source: Codex Vaticanus Latinus, 3738, pl. 73. Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Italy.

From Pestilence and headcolds: encountering illness in colonial Mexico by Sherry Fields

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  • Mesoamerican bodies were directly linked to the various cosmic forces. Here different body parts are coupled with the signs representing the twenty days of the ritual calendar. Source: Codex Vaticanus Latinus, 3738, pl. 73. Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, Italy.