·Religion was extremely important in Aztec life. They worshipped many gods and goddesses, each of whom ruled one or more human activities or aspects of nature…
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Aztec Pulque Beaker, ca. A.D. 1470-1521
Aztec Pulque Beaker, ca. A.D. 1470-1521 Earthenware with ivory and black paint height 7in (17.8cm) Beakers of this kind were found in excavations carried out a century ago around the Templo Mayor area. The stunning graphic design depicts a band of alternating skulls and crossed bones set over the twisted images of intestines affixed with balls of eagle down.