Archaeological Researches at Teotihuacan, Mexico by Sigvald Linne, George L. Cowgill, Staffan Brunius PDF

By Sigvald Linne, George L. Cowgill, Staffan Brunius

ISBN-10: 0817312935

ISBN-13: 9780817312930

The e-book of this publication makes on hand once again the real paintings performed by means of the Swedish archaeologist Sigvald Linne (1899-1986) at the website of Xolalpan, a part of the Teotihuacan complicated in Mexico. initially released in 1934, and now with a brand new foreword via Staffan Brunius and an creation by means of George L Cowgill, Linne's account of the excavation and reveals was once one of many first investigations during this box to check a family place of dwelling clear of the key pyramids which were the focal point of quite a bit consciousness. The development of the excavation, the graves that have been exposed, in addition to the diversity of reveals recovered, together with utilitarian ceramics, incense burners, spindle whorls, clay and stone items, collectible figurines and bone artefacts, are all mentioned through Linne.

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15 1 15 2 SLATE AND MICA _............................................................... 153 OBJECTS OF BONE ................................................................ ISS MOLLUSK MATERIAL FROM THE SITES ........................................ 15 8 COLOUR MATERIALS ..................... _....................... " .. , .......... 160 PART VIII- APPENDICES APPENDIX I: NEGATIVE PAINTING APPENDIX 2: IN-FRESCO PAINTED AND SIMILAR WARE ...................... 168 APPENDIX 3: XIPE TOTEC ......................................................

By reason of having been protected from destructive forces thanks to the later pyramid, these structural parts appeared in an exceedingly good state of preservation. The remaining three sides, which had probably been decorated in the same way, are on the other hand badly dilapidated. The stone coating has been removed and used in the building of churches and houses in neighbouring villages. The preserved, western fa<;ade is built of stone and conforms in style to the frontal faces of Ciudadela's embankment walls and platforms.

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