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Collection of taxes from the various cities

Collection of taxes from the various towns. Each of the eighty responsible officers are shown presenting a payment in livestock or agricultural products to which is usually added a contribution in gold and silver rings and occasionally a set of gold or silver beads. Above each officer is indicated the title, the district and the amount to be paid in gold or silver. In addition on nine occasions a necklace of gold or silver pearls is prescribed and in one case a tribute in clothes.