Deed of sale for land : Kanxoc, Yucatán, [1811 Oct. 16].

Manuscript, Book
  • Mayan languages
  • Spanish
1 leaf : paper ; 31 x 21 cm.


Former owner
Getty AAT genre
Contained in
[1811 Oct. 16].
Linking notes
Forms part of the Robert Garrett Collection (C0744).
Summary note
Deed of sale transferring land in Kanxoc, Yucatán. No names identified.
  • "Documentos en Lenga Maya, 1712-1876" and "15-28"--Written in pen on cover.
  • "Maya Documentos - Ms."--Written in pen on tape spine.
Binding note
In cloth box; housed with cardboard covers, removed.
Language note
In Yucatec; with some Spanish.
Previously owned by William Gates; sold to Robert Garrett (purchased from William Gates in 1930); deposited by Garrett at the Institute for Advanced Study at Princeton in 1942; removed from the Institute in 1949, at Garrett's request, and donated to the Princeton University Library.
Source acquisition
Gift; Robert Garrett; 1949.
Cite as
Garrett-Gates Mesoamerican Manuscripts, no. 21, Manuscripts Division, Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, Princeton University Library.
Other format(s)
Also available in an electronic version.
Other title(s)
  • Documentos en lenga Maya, 1712-1876
  • Maya documentos - Ms.
  • Robert Garrett Collection, ca. 1340 B.C.-1900s
  • Multi-title collection including Deed from Ignacio Guerrero of Valladolid for a paraje called Xluch sold to Joseph Gomez : Yucatán, and 12 other(s).
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