FEATHERWORKING IN THE PROVINCES: A DISPERSED LUXURY CRAFT UNDER AZTEC HEGEMONY

@article{Berdan2016FEATHERWORKINGIT,
  title={FEATHERWORKING IN THE PROVINCES: A DISPERSED LUXURY CRAFT UNDER AZTEC HEGEMONY},
  author={Frances F. Berdan},
  journal={Ancient Mesoamerica},
  year={2016},
  volume={27},
  pages={209 - 219}
}
  • F. Berdan
  • Published 3 June 2016
  • History
  • Ancient Mesoamerica
Abstract Elizabeth Brumfiel has made many contributions in the area of Aztec-period economic specialization. This article builds on her work by examining social and political contingencies on the production of fancy featherwork objects. It goes beyond the urban core and explores the impact of Aztec imperial conquest and tribute demands on the production and distribution of feathered objects in conquered regions. 

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