1.Physical Deformities in the Ruling Lineage of Palenque ... - Mesoweb
Yaxchilan, namely Shield-Jaguar and Bird-Jaguar, are inscribed on monuments .... In pre-Columbian America, the depiction of both deformities and disease is ...
2.Cougar - Feline Conservation Federation
predators such as the jaguar, grey wolf, American Black Bear, and the grizzly bear. ... lineage diverged from the Puma lineage in the Americas (see American ...
3.THE BOOK OF CHILAM BALAM OF CHUMAYEL - Free History Ebooks
the work. Mr. Frans Blom, Director, and the Department of Middle American Research of the ... Mexican warrior occupying the jaguar-seat. Fresco, Temple of the ...
4.The Cult of the Feline
South American myths as the jaguar as Master of Animals, or the jaguar with the ... ranked hereditary classes dominated by royal lineages; it is inconceivable, ...
5.AZTEC ART - Part 1 - FAMSI
A vessel in the form of a jaguar, the Ocelotl-Cuauhxicalli was used to store ... According to Pasztory (1983), the great power of the jaguar is shown in this vessel.
6.The Art and Culture of Latin America (PDF) - Ball State University
Introduction. The ancient peoples of South America, Central America, and Mexico were .... feet resemble jaguar paws, while the third is shaped like a tail. This jar ...
7.On the Rise and Fall of Tulans and Maya Segmentary States
solidarity-like lineages linked according to the cardinality of the calendar. ..... jaguar priest advised calendric dates for the scattered kin to convene or dissolve ...
8.South American Cultures - Springer
which is also the name of a principal Kogi lineage. The name comes from uxan, “ palm tree,” but the totem animal of the lineage is the jaguar. It is said that the ...