The Mixtec Rise—Gold and Epic Stories
Lecture no. 26 from the course: Maya to Aztec: Ancient Mesoamerica Revealed
Taught by Professor Edwin Barnhart | 29 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Travel Courses
Tomb 7 at Monte Alban is a New World version of Tutankhamun’s burial chamber, containing an extraordinary number of gold artifacts. Learn about the Mixtec culture that produced these treasures along with many other impressive objects, including illustrated codices of their history and mythology.