Cocijo

Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by Sean Pathasema/Birmingham Museum of Art
published on 28 October 2013
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An urn representing the Zapotec deity Cocijo who had a human body with jaguar and serpent features with a forked tongue and was considered the god of rain and lightning. (200 BCE - 700 CE, Stanford Cantor Museum)

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Art, S. P. M. o. (2013, October 28). Cocijo. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/2129/cocijo/

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Art, Sean Pathasema/Birmingham Museum of. "Cocijo." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified October 28, 2013. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/2129/cocijo/.

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Art, Sean Pathasema/Birmingham Museum of. "Cocijo." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 28 Oct 2013. Web. 26 Oct 2021.