Deed of sale for land : Ticul (Mexico) [23 January 1789].

Manuscript, Book
Central American Indian languages
1 leaf : paper ; 31 x 21 cm.


Former owner
Getty AAT genre
Contained in
[23 January 1789].
Linking notes
Forms part of the Robert Garrett Collection (C0744).
Summary note
Ms. is a deed of sale dated 23 January 1789, labeled "Carta de Dentail hun xothe(?) lamil selar".
Binding note
In cloth box; housed with cardboard covers, removed.
Language note
In Yucatec.
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
A Than Canul.
Cite as
Garrett-Gates Mesoamerican Manuscripts, no. 19, Manuscripts Division, Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, Princeton University Library.
Other format(s)
Also available in an electronic version.
  • 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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