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god that has temple dedicated to him, commemorated the god’s victory over his sister and 400 brothers who plotted to kill mother coatlicue. The myth signifies the birth of the sun at dawn,
Huitzilopochtli
Aztec capital. Beneath the center of Mexico city
Tenochititlan
carving into stone and leaving a relief
Relief Carving
Land of four quarters Inka empire’s name
Tawantinsuyu
records using device with knots and location of knots in system
Quipu
not using masonry but fitted by grinding down stones
Ashlar masonry
round male council gathering sections sacred space
Kiva
urban settlement
Pueblo
good sprits
Katsina Figure
display totemic emblems of clan groups, strikingly express interest in prestige and family history
Totem
named for an Alaskan tlingit village where the blankets were woven
Chikat blanket
traders the army provided Plaines people with pencils and new or discarded-----/ they used them to create art
Ledger painting