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Collection of Jim Mitchell, Madison WI

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In Aztec mythology, Itzpapalotl ("Clawed Butterfly" or "Obsidian Butterfly") was a fearsome skeletal warrior goddess, who ruled over the paradise world of Tamoanchan, the paradise of victims of infant mortality and place identified where humans were created.


Itzpapalotl (Butterfly)
Itzpapalotl (Butterfly)
duct-tape Tyvek
28x39"