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Pilgrimage to Broken Mountain: The elements conjoined

Pilgrimage to Broken Mountain, Table X.2. The elements conjoined. Drawing by Ana Laura Ávila-Myers.

The chart presents the graphic communication system of el costumbre as expressed in the headdress-and-body design elements of a collection of paper cuttings produced for a major pilgrimage by a master Nahua ritual specialist, Encarnación (Cirilo) Téllez Hernández. View online here, or download a high resolution PDF.


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