Skip to search
Skip to main content
Title starts with
Author (sorted by title)
Call number (browse)
Princeton University Library Catalog
Theologia Indorum : manuscript, [15--].
Vico, Domingo de, 1485-1555
1 v. (144 leaves) : paper ; 22 x 16 cm.
Garrett, Robert, 1875-1961
Gates, William, 1863-1940
Getty AAT genre
Robert Garrett collection, ca. 1340 B.C.-1900s.
Forms part of the Robert Garrett Collection (C0744).
Incomplete ms. beginning on p. 3, possibly in the hand of Domingo de Vico, containing Christian lessons drawn from the lives of the saints and the New Testament, with explanations of Christian concepts (virtue, prudence, etc.). Paper damaged with loss of text, with 19th-century pagination.
Text in K'iche' and Latin.
Written in a Humanistic cursive dating from the second half of the 16th century.
Discovered in the town of Cunén; later acquired by William E. 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.
Gift; Robert Garrett; 1949.
Garrett-Gates Mesoamerican Manuscripts, no. 178, Manuscripts Division, Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, Princeton University Library.
Also available in an electronic version.
Robert Garrett Collection, ca. 1340 B.C.-1900s
Statement on language in description
Princeton University Library aims to describe library materials in a manner that is respectful to the individuals and communities who create, use, and are represented in the collections we manage.