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0168503
MEXICO: XIPE TOTEC.
Polychrome terracotta sculpture of the god Xipe Totec, wearing flayed skin. By the Teotihuacan culture, Mexico, 600-900 A.D.
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0098358
FLAYING OF CHRISTIAN.
'A Primitive Christian flayed alive by Heathen Persecutors.' Wood engraving, American, c1840.
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0103523
MIXTEC: XIPE TOTEC, c1000.
The skin of a sacrificed victim covers the face of Xipe Totec, the god of life-death-rebirth. Gold pendant made by the Mixtec culture, from Oaxaca, c1000. Height: 10 cm.
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0060288
BUTCHERS.
Interior of a mid-17th century French butcher shop. Contemporary French engraving.
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0266997
MARTYRDOM: BARTHOLOMEW.
The flaying and crucifixion of Bartholomew the Apostle, 1st century A.D. Woodcut by Michael Wolgemut from the 'Nuremberg Chronicle,' 1493.
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0242265
ECONOMY.
German Empire Free State Prussia - Hannover Provinz (Province) - Wesermuende: mechanical flaying of the fish in a 'Fischereibetrieb' - Photographer: Photo-Union Berlin - 1928 Vintage property of ullstein bild.
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0411597
ARCHAEOLOGY.
Stone head of the god Xipe Totec, The Flayed, rear view, Mexico. Aztec civilisation, 14th-16th century. Full credit: De Agostini / G. Dagli Orti / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0342588
HISTORY.
Sailors flaying a whale, engraving from Mr. de Pages' expedition to the two poles, 1767-1774. 18th century. Full credit: De Agostini Picture Library / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0411598
ARCHAEOLOGY.
Stone head of the god Xipe Totec, The Flayed One, front view, Mexico. Aztec civilisation, 14th-16th century. Full credit: De Agostini / G. Dagli Orti / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.