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ID: 300417969
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/aat/300417969

 

Record Type: concept
ehecacozcatl (motif) (motifs, design elements (attributes), Design Elements (hierarchy name))

 

Note: Aztec symbol having a curl shape or spiral shape, representing the cross-section of a Strombus gigas or Turbinella angulata conch shell.
 
Terms:
ehecacozcatl (motif) (preferred,C,U,English-P,D,L,PN)
wind jewel (motif) (C,U,English,UF,U,U)

Facet/Hierarchy Code:  D.DG

Hierarchical Position:

Hierarchy of Physical Attributes Facet
Physical Attributes Facet
Hierarchy of Design Elements (hierarchy name)
.... Design Elements (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of design elements (attributes)
........ design elements (attributes) (G)
Hierarchy of motifs
............ motifs (G)
Hierarchy of ehecacozcatl (motif)
................ ehecacozcatl (motif) (G)

Related concepts:
based on ....  Strombus gigas (species)
..............  (Strombidae (family), Stromboidea (superfamily), ... Living Organisms (hierarchy name)) [300250204]
based on ....  Turbinella angulata (species)
..............  (Turbinella (genus), Turbinellidae (family), ... Living Organisms (hierarchy name)) [300419333]

Sources and Contributors:
ehecacozcatl (motif)............  [VP Preferred]
...................................  León Portilla, Aztec Thought and Culture (1963)
...................................  Luján, and Ruvalcaba Sil, Mexica Gold, in Golden Kingdoms: Luxury and Legacy in the Ancient Americas [n.d.]
...................................  Pillsbury, Potts, Richter, Golden Kingdoms: Luxury Arts in the Ancient Americas (2017) 262 ff.
wind jewel (motif)............  [VP]
...................................  Pillsbury, Potts, Richter, Golden Kingdoms: Luxury Arts in the Ancient Americas (2017) 262
 
Subject: .....  [VP]
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... Pillsbury, Potts, Richter, Golden Kingdoms: Luxury Arts in the Ancient Americas (2017) 262 ff

 

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