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" Both the cloak and sandals were sprinkled with pearls and precious stones, among which the emerald and the chalchivitl — a green stone of higher estimation than any other among the Aztecs — were conspicuous. On his head he wore no other ornament than... "
Columbian Historical Novels - Page 163
by John Roy Musick - 1895
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History of the Conquest of Mexico,: With a Preliminary View of the ..., Volume 2

William Hickling Prescott - 1846
...Indios, de acatamiento sin levantar los ojos MS., Parte 3, cap. 7. & le mirar, sino que todos estaban among which the emerald and the chalchivitl — a...wore no other ornament than a panache of plumes of the royal green which floated down his back, the badge of military, rather than of regal, rank. He...
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History of the Conquest of Mexico: With a Preliminary View of the ..., Volume 2

William Hickling Prescott - 1843
...emerald and the chalchivitl—a green stone of higher estimation than any other among the Aztecs—were conspicuous. On his head he wore no other ornament than a panache of plumes of the royal green which floated down his back, the badge of military rather than of regal rank. He was...
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The Manners, Customs, and Antiquities of the Indians of North and South America

Samuel Griswold Goodrich - 1844 - 336 pages
...embossed with the same metal. Both the cloak and sandals were sprinkled with pearls and precious stones, among which the emerald and the chalchivitl — a...wore no other ornament than a panache of plumes of the royal green, which floated down his back, the badge of military, rather than of regal rank. " He...
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The Manners, Customs, and Antiquities of the Indians of North and ..., Volume 12

Samuel Griswold Goodrich - 1844 - 336 pages
...sandals were sprinkled with pearls and precious stones, among which the emerald and the ckalchivitl — a green stone, of higher estimation than any other...wore no other ornament than a panache of plumes of the royal green, which floated down his back, the badge of military, rather than of regal rank. "He...
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The Metropolitan, Volume 39

1844
...sandals were sprinkled with pearls and precious stones, among which the emerald and the chalcHiortl — a green stone, of higher estimation than any other...wore no other ornament than a panache of plumes of the royal green, which floated down his back, the badge of military rather than of regal rank. " He...
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Introduction to the American Common-school Reader and Speaker: Comprising ...

William Russell, John Goldsbury - 1845 - 288 pages
...sandals were sprinkled with pearls and precious stones, among which the emerald and the chatchivitl, — a green stone, of higher estimation than any other among the Aztecs, — were conspicuous. On liis head, he wore no other ornament than a cluster of plumes, of the royal green, which floated down...
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History of the Conquest of Mexico: With a Preliminary View of the ..., Volume 2

William Hickling Prescott - 1849
...cap. 7. a le mirar, sino que todos estaban VOL. II. 10 among which the emerald and the chqlchivitl — a green stone of higher estimation than any other...wore no other ornament than a panache of plumes of the royal green which floated down his back, the badge of military, rather than of regal, rank. He...
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History of the Conquest of Mexico: With a Preliminary View of the ..., Volume 2

William Hickling Prescott - 1854
...loslndioa, de acatatniento sia levantar los ojos MS., Parte 3, cap. 7. le mirar, siue que todos estaban among which the emerald and the chalchivitl — a...estimation than any other among the Aztecs — were conspicnous. On his head he wore no other ornament than a panache of plumes of the royal green which...
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Putnam's Monthly, Volume 6

1855
...which were both sprinkled with pearls and precious stones, among which the emerald and the Chalcivitl, a green stone of higher estimation than any other among the Aztecs, were conspicuous. "ft • Travels, vol. v., pp. 386, 387. t Herrera, dec. vi., book v., ch. 6. t Clavigero, Hiet. ot...
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History of the Conquest of Mexico: With a Preliminary View of the ..., Volume 2

William Hickling Prescott - 1864
...lodioa de acatamiento sin lerontar los ojoa MS., Parte 3. cap. 1. & le mirar, sino que todos estaban among which the emerald and the chalchivitl — a...among the Aztecs — were conspicuous. On his head lie wore no other ornament than a panache of plumes of the royal green which floated down his back,...
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