Bryan Gonzalez Ponce Period 6 Aztec and Inca 15% (Tenochtitlan (, , , ,…
Bryan Gonzalez Ponce Period 6 Aztec and Inca 15%
Fall of the Aztec Empire
Nobles and emperors could be able to wear special types of clothing. Their clothing can involved gold, feathers, and colored clothing. Jewelry was also used at the time. Some types of jewelry were necklaces, earring, and bracelets.
Military would wear a costumes based on the group they were in. The war heros were usually allowed to wear more jewels and stunning clothing. Some chiefs wore a layer of gold for a helmet, and warriors carried a shield decorated with many items.
The clothing men wore were loincloths and long capes. Some men wore a tilmatli, which was a triangle- shaped pouch used for carrying things.
Women's clothing was much different then the clothing from the men's. Women would usually wear a short-sleeved shirt with a long skirt connected to it. Women who have a different religion will usually pleat their own skirts. This will symbolize that they are from a different religion.
The clothing the Aztec wore was made of cotton and Ayete fiber. Women were usually in charge of making the cloths. The clothing could be decorated with feathers, or dyed with different colors.
Patolli was a broad game the was played by the commons and the nobels. The game was to appreciate the god of patolli , Macuilxochitl. Sacrifices were made at the end of the game to bring victory from the gods.
Ullamalizitill is a game played with a ball in tlachtli ball court. The point of the game is to fit a rubber ball in a small hole which made it difficult for the players. Another challenge was that the players weren't allowed to use their feet or hands, only other body parts. The game was for entertainment and religion.
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