Survey of the Tontzimin tract : Ebtún, Mexico, [1820?].

Menendez, Joaquin Rosado [Browse]
Manuscript, Book
  • Mayan languages
  • Spanish
1 leaf : paper ; 17 x 18 cm.


Former owner
Getty AAT genre
Contained in
Robert Garrett collection, ca. 1340 B.C.-1900s.
Linking notes
Forms part of the Robert Garrett Collection (C0744).
Summary note
A final survey map of the Tontzimin tract by Joaquin Rosado Menendez, cf. Roys. "74" is written in red pencil in upper left corner of fol. 1r.
  • "[Inspe]ccion Administrativa, Valladolid, Yucatan"--Stamp on fol. 1r.
  • "The American Art Association, Madison Square South, New York, 74"--Written in pencil on cover.
Binding note
In cloth box; housed with cardboard covers, removed.
Language note
Text 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. 74B, Manuscripts Division, Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, Princeton University Library.
Other format(s)
  • Facsimile reproduction of map: The Titles of Ebtun / edited and translated by Ralph L. Roys. New York : AMS Press, [1983].
  • Also available in an electronic version.
Robert Garrett Collection, ca. 1340 B.C.-1900s
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