Native Peoples “Cofradia” Book in Nahuatl
Native Peoples “Cofradia” Book in Nahuatl,signed by a Descendent of Emperor Moctezuma: “Libro de la Cofradia de las Cinco Llagas.”
With two signatures of Diego Luis de Moctezuma, descendant of the Aztec Emperor Moctezuma. Diego Luis de Moctezuma II (Count of Moctezuma), grandson of Diego Luis de Moctezuma Ilhuitltemoctzin, who was sent by his father Pedro Moctezuma to the Court Court and Kingdom of Castile. There, Diego Luis de Moctezuma Ilhuitltemoctzin defended before the King of Spain and the Council of The Indies his interests as legitimate inheritor of Moctezuma Xocoyotzin. Diego Luis de Moctezuma was the second official Count of Moctezuma:Counts of Moctezuma and Counts of Moctezuma de Tultengo.
Colonialism / Diaspora
This collection features objects related to human colonization and displacement.