Mixcoatl

Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by Unknown Artist
published on 27 March 2017
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Mixcoatl

Mixcoatl, the Mesoamerican god of hunting and the Milky Way. Here he is depicted in familiar guise with red and white striped face paint, black mask, and a bundle of arrows. Codex Borgia, pre-Columbian. (Vatican Museums, Rome)

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Artist, U. (2017, March 27). Mixcoatl. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/6457/

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Artist, Unknown. "Mixcoatl." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified March 27, 2017. https://www.ancient.eu/image/6457/.

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Artist, Unknown. "Mixcoatl." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 27 Mar 2017. Web. 25 May 2020.

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