However, the dominant idea in the minds of almost all the Spaniards had a desire to know what happened to the gold that they had lost on the night flight from Mexico City, and even more the quantity left in the chambers of the palace Ashayakatlya. In the city, they did not find even a trace of these treasures, and only corpses they managed to collect a lot of gold ornaments, sultans and other wonderful products made of feathers. Considering and found in the homes, the cost of production was 130,000 pesos - very little compared with what was thrown. Guatemoc repeatedly interrogated, as well as its leaders. They explained that the treasures were gradually transported in a canoe in the lakeside city and beyond. Not having received quench their thirst for gold, the army began to accuse Cortez in the concealment and embezzlement of treasures. This accusation scrawled even on the whitewashed walls of his residence in Coyoacan. Under pressure from his own people, as well as the treasurer Alderete Cortes gave permission to subject Guatemoc and cacique Takuby torture, and their feet were "set on fire". All that has been achieved by the Mexica king, - a statement that most of the gold was thrown into the lake. After repeated diving found a few articles, and in the palace garden pond found a large golden-wheel calendar.
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