In the month of the " diminishing of waters " the rain gods or Tlalocs were propitiated by a procession of priests with music of flutes and trumpets carrying on plumed litters infants with painted faces, in gay clothing with coloured paper wings, to be sacrificed on the mountains or in a whirlpool in the lake.
The figure depicts an Aztec priest plumed, with the feathers of the Quetzal bird.
These toy dogs have small compact bodies with heavily plumed tails and a smooth gait when they run or walk distances.
Carriages kept driving away and fresh ones arriving, with red-liveried footmen and footmen in plumed hats.
Tall, spreading, gracefully plumed with foliage, which for richness and beauty of color is without a rival.