Tughra (Official Signature) of Sultan Suleiman. Istanbul, Turkey. c. 1555-1560. Ink, opaque watercolor, and gold on paper.
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Mictlantecuhtli is a god of death and the ruler of Mictlan, the lowest and northernmost section of the Aztec underworld. Often depicted as a skeleton covered in blood or a person wearing a skeleton mask, he is associated with spiders, bats, owls, and the northern compass direction. Among the nine lords of the night, he is the fifth as the lord of the Underworld.