Iulihii memoria titulo quetacque natirtaē ... : manuscript, 1565 Aug. 14.

Manuscript, Book
  • Mayan languages
  • Spanish
1 v. (6 leaves) : paper ; 21 x 16 cm.


Former owner
Rare books genre
Getty AAT genre
Contained in
Robert Garrett collection, ca. 1340 B.C.-1900s.
1565 Aug. 14.
Linking notes
Forms part of the Robert Garrett Collection (C0744).
Summary note
Manuscript text which mentions six of the early missionary friars, including Domingo de Vico, fray Francisco de Viana, friars Juan de Torres, and of one Ozcona, and Gallego. Includes the date "Agosto 14 Año de 1565" on fol. 2r and an inscription on fol. 4r, in a 19th-century hand "Los anteriores E[n]an Ticaquez en a quel tiempo cuando [ ] noestaba entre du[e]llos Feliciano Caal," and on verso "Juan Caal, Alcalde Juez. Calisto Tilom, 1 Regidor." Typed transcript laid in with the manuscript.
Title from incipit.
Binding note
Original parchment cover.
Language note
Text in K'eq'chi 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. 242, Manuscripts Division, Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, Princeton University Library.
Robert Garrett Collection, ca. 1340 B.C.-1900s
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