Mexico's Painted Histories

13 May 2016 3 July 2016

Venue:

Blackwell Hall, Weston Library (Map)

Description

Aztec culture, Mixtec genealogies, ancient gods and sacred rituals are depicted in five manuscripts held at the Bodleian from early Mexico in this display: Codex Mendoza, three screenfolds, and the Roll of the New Fire.

Opening times:
Monday to Friday 8.30am-5pm
Saturday 9am-5pm
Sunday 11am-5pm

Image: detail from the screenfold Codex Laud

Booking

Admission free

This event is listed under: Displays; Free events
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