Quyllur

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Quyllur
Location Peru
Region Cajamarca Region,
Cajamarca Province
Height 2,970 metres (9,744 ft)[1]

Quyllur (Quechua for star,[2] hispanicized spellings Collor) is an archaeological site in Peru. It is situated in the Cajamarca Region, Cajamarca Province, Namora District.[3][4] The site lies at a height of about 2,970 metres (9,744 ft) on the mountain Quyllur (Coyor), east of the lake San Nicolas.[1]

Quyllur was declared a National Cultural Heritage by Resolución Directoral Nacional No. 284 on April 16, 2004.[3]


References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Laguna San Nicolás - Namora - Cajamarca - Perú". Manuel Roncal Rabanal. Retrieved March 26, 2014. 
  2. ^ Teofilo Laime Acopa, Diccionario Bilingüe, Iskay simipi yuyay k'ancha, Quechua – Castellano, Castellano – Quechua (Quechua-Spanish dictionary)
  3. ^ a b "Centro Arqueológico de Collor". mincetur. Retrieved March 26, 2014. 
  4. ^ escale.minedu.gob.pe - UGEL map of the Cajamarca Province 2 (Cajamarca Region)