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    Quetzalcoatl [picture postcard].
     
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    Creator: 
    Blenkle, Victor A., Dr. (physician), 1900- 1978 (collector).
    Title: 
    Quetzalcoatl [picture postcard].
    Uniform Title: 
    Ethnic Imagery Project, Archives Center
    Contained in: 
    Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection, 1880s-1970s
    Phy. Description: 
    1 color item, 3.5" x 5.5".
    Medium : 
    Ink on paper
    Digital Reference: 
    Image
    Produced: 
    Undated
    Summary: 
    Reproduction of a drawing by Miguel Covarrubias, after a 16th c. codex. Illustration of Quetzalcoatl wearing a headdress that resembles a bird, with a mask that includes a beak. He holds a serpent in one hand and an unidentified object in the other. Translation of caption at bottom of card: "The quetzal feather snake / God of the wind." (Bourbon Codice, Lam. 22).
    Organization: 
    In series 3, box 27, grouping Religion--Mexico (Aztec).
    Cite as: 
    Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
    General Note: 
    Maker unidentified.
    Restrictions: 
    Reproduction fees for commercial use. Copyright status unknown.
    Culture: 
    Indians of Mexico -- Religion
    Aztecs -- Religion and Mythology
    Subject-Topical: 
    Gods
    Religion -- Mexico
    Subject - Geographical: 
    Mexico
    Subject-Name: 
    Quetzalcoatl
    Form / Genre: 
    Picture postcards
    Postcards
    Repository Loc: 
    Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of American History : Archives Center. P.O. Box 37012, Suite 1100, MRC 601, Constitution Ave., between 12th and 14th Sts., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20013-7012. Call 202-633-3270 for appointment. Fax: 202-786-2453.
    Local Number: 
    AC0200-0000007 (AC Scan)
    Co-Creator: 
    Tarjeta Postal (publisher).
    Item Information
    RepositoryCall No. 
    Archives Center at American History0200.EIP BL362Add Copy to MyList

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