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Goddess Tlazolteotl Giving Birth to the Sun
15th c Pre-Columbian: Mesoamerican Aztec Sculpture

AZTEC Anonymous (c 1193 - c 1516)
c. 1400-1500
15th c
Mexico City. Mexico.
Washington D.C. Dumbarton Oaks Research Library & Collections.
It has been argued that this piece is a 19th century fake.

Caption: AZTEC | Goddess Tlazolteotl Giving Birth to the Sun | 15 c | Pre-Columbian: Mesoamerican | Aztec

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