Mark Cartwright
published on 02 October 2015

A wooden figure possibly depicting the Aztec goddess of water Chalchihuitlicue. Mexico, 1350-1450 CE. (St. Louis Art Museum, Missouri)

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Mark Cartwright
Mark is a history writer based in Italy. His special interests include pottery, architecture, world mythology and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share in common. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the Publishing Director at WHE.


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Cartwright, M. (2015, October 02). Chalchihuitlicue. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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