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Mark Cartwright
by Gigette
published on 26 August 2013
Huitzilopochtli Download Full Size Image

A depiction of the Aztec god of war and the sun Huitzilopochtli. The god carries his typical atl-atl or spear-thrower, feathered arrows and shield and wears hummingbird feathers. (Codex Barbonicus).

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Gigette. (2013, August 26). Huitzilopochtli. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Gigette. "Huitzilopochtli." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified August 26, 2013.

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Gigette. "Huitzilopochtli." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 26 Aug 2013. Web. 20 Jul 2024.