Kanamarka

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Kanamarka
Kanamarca.jpg
The ruins of Kanamarka
LocationPeru, Cusco Region, Espinar Province
Coordinates14°45′45″S 71°20′00″W / 14.76250°S 71.33333°W / -14.76250; -71.33333Coordinates: 14°45′45″S 71°20′00″W / 14.76250°S 71.33333°W / -14.76250; -71.33333
The forensic facial reconstruccion of the Lady of K'anamarka - steps

Kanamarka[1] or Kanamarca[2] (possibly from Quechua k'ana glowing, K'ana a Peruvian people, marka village)[3] is an archaeological site in Peru.[2] It is located in the Cusco Region, Espinar Province, Alto Pichigua District.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "ZONA ARQUEOLOGICA DE KANAMARKA". MINCETUR. Retrieved 2017-05-23.
  2. ^ a b turismoi.pe/arqueologia "Complejo Arqueológico de Kanamarca"
  3. ^ Teofilo Laime Ajacopa, Diccionario Bilingüe Iskay simipi yuyayk'ancha, La Paz, 2007 (Quechua-Spanish dictionary)
  4. ^ escale.minedu.gob.pe - UGEL map of the Espinar Province (Cusco Region)