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Translations and Transitions / Traducciones y Transiciones - A Celebration of Mexican and Central American Independence (1821–2021)


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America being the latest, and most accurate description of the Nevv VVorld; containing the original of the inhabitants, and the remarkable voyages thither. The conquest of the vast empires of Mexico and Peru, and other large provinces and territories, with the several European plantations in those parts. Also their cities, fortresses, towns, temples, mountains, and rivers. Their habits, customs, manners, and religions. Their plants, beasts, birds, and serpents. With an appendix, containing, besides several other considerable additions, a brief survey of what hath been discover'd of the unknown south-land and the arctick region. Collected from most authentick authors, augmented with later observations, and adorn'd with maps and sculptures, by John Ogilby Esq; His Majesty's cosmographer, geographick printer ...
America being the latest, and most accurate description of the Nevv VVorld; containing the original of the inhabitants, and the remarkable voyages thither. The conquest of the vast empires of Mexico and Peru, and other large provinces and territories, with the several European plantations in those parts. Also their cities, fortresses, towns, temples, mountains, and rivers. Their habits, customs, manners, and religions. Their plants, beasts, birds, and serpents. With an appendix, containing, besides several other considerable additions, a brief survey of what hath been discover'd of the unknown south-land and the arctick region. Collected from most authentick authors, augmented with later observations, and adorn'd with maps and sculptures, by John Ogilby Esq; His Majesty's cosmographer, geographick printer ... Title
1671 Period
92.537 Accession
Chocolate Pot
Chocolate Pot Title
1774 Period
57.1802 Accession
hegehog, silver, knuckles, tails, amy Tags
Cylinder Vase
Cylinder Vase Title
650-800 CE (Late Classic) Period
2009.20.177 Accession
classic, vase Tags
Effigy Metate (Grinding Stone)
Effigy Metate (Grinding Stone) Title
AD 700-1550 (Late Period V–Period VI) Period
2009.20.171 Accession
Figure of a Scribe (Man with dwarfism)
Figure of a Scribe (Man with dwarfism) Title
AD 550-850 (Late Classic) Period
2009.20.36 Accession
maya Tags
Incensario (Incense Burner)
Incensario (Incense Burner) Title
ca. 600- 900 (Late Classic) Period
48.2770 Accession
fish, cool, fun, micheal, reninstmed Tags
Lidded Vessel
Lidded Vessel Title
AD 250-550 (Early Classic) Period
2009.20.39 Accession
cool, historic, discoveries602 Tags
Pendant of Jaguar with Two Double-Headed Snakes
Pendant of Jaguar with Two Double-Headed Snakes Title
800-1521 (Pre-Early Conquest) Period
57.300 Accession
Purchas His Pilgrims
Purchas His Pilgrims Title
1625 Period
92.110.3 Accession
Sculpture of Tlaloc, God of Water
Sculpture of Tlaloc, God of Water Title
1400-1521 (Late Postclassic) Period
2009.20.201 Accession
tlaloc, tlaloque, tenochtitlan, 1481-1502, imperial, jar, rain Tags
Standing Jaguar
Standing Jaguar Title
1840 Period
27.84 Accession
Tripod Vessel
Tripod Vessel Title
AD 550-850 (Late Classic) Period
2009.20.34 Accession
Vocabulario en lengua castellana y mexicana
Vocabulario en lengua castellana y mexicana Title
1571 Period
92.498 Accession
Vol. 2 of Mercator/Braun and Hogenburg/Blaeu Composite Atlas
Vol. 2 of Mercator/Braun and Hogenburg/Blaeu Composite Atlas Title
1595 Period
92.98.2 Accession
Woman Chocolate Vendor
Woman Chocolate Vendor Title
1855-1857 Period
37.1454 Accession