Land grant to Ramon Gutierez Ean : Totonicapán, Guatemala, [1778 Sept.].

Manuscript, Book
  • Mayan languages
  • K'iche'
  • Spanish
2 leaves : paper ; 31 x 21 cm.


Former owner
Rare books genre
Getty AAT genre
Contained in
[1778 Sept.].
Linking notes
Forms part of the Robert Garrett Collection (C0744).
Summary note
Grant of land to Ramon Gutierez Q'an, dated Dec. 11, 1773, with a Quichè endorsement dated Oct. 8, 1797.
This is one of 17 legal documents collectively titled "Documentos Sueltos," including nos. 201-218.
Binding note
Unbound sheets.
Language note
Text in K'iche' and 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. 210, Manuscripts Division, Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, Princeton University Library.
Place name(s)
Guatemala Totonicapán.
Other title(s)
Documentos Sueltos
  • Robert Garrett Collection, ca. 1340 B.C.-1900s
  • Multi-title collection including Deed of sale for land from Juan Vicente Santiago : Momostenango, Guatemala, and 16 other(s).
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