Title from title page (p. i).
Pagination: Paper, ii + 2 (newer paper) + 48 + iii; [i-iv], 1-96; modern pagination in pencil, lower center, as well as modern
foliation in pencil, lower right recto; all leaves of the manuscript are mounted on guards.
Layout: Written in approximately 33 to 38 long lines, with use of section markers and headings.
Script: Written in a non-cursive hand in indigo ink (Brinton), with marginal notes in Spanish in a different hand; title page
is probably in the hand of abbé Brasseur de Bourbourg.
Decoration: Various pictographic symbols drawn in ink (p. 48, 49).
Binding: 19th-century half leather; upper cover detached.
Origin: Probably transcribed in Sololá, Guatemala, between 1619 (p. 15) and 1650 (Brinton).