Molloko

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Molloko
Molloko is located in Peru
Molloko
Shown within Peru
Location Peru
Puno Region, Puno Province
RegionAndes

Molloko (possibly from Aymara for round, round head and swirl)[1] is an archaeological site in Peru. It is located in the Puno Region, Puno Province, Acora District, about 5 km south of the town of Acora, near the village of Molloco.[2] The site was declared a National Cultural Heritage (Patrimonio Cultural) by the National Institute of Culture.[2]

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  1. ^ Radio San Gabriel, "Instituto Radiofonico de Promoción Aymara" (IRPA) 1993, Republicado por Instituto de las Lenguas y Literaturas Andinas-Amazónicas (ILLLA-A) 2011, Transcripción del Vocabulario de la Lengua Aymara, P. Ludovico Bertonio 1612 (Spanish-Aymara-Aymara-Spanish dictionary) see: mulluq'u (2) and cabeza redonda
  2. ^ a b "Sitio arqueológico de Molloko". mincetur. Retrieved January 25, 2014.

Coordinates: 16°00′29″S 69°46′19″W / 16.008°S 69.772°W / -16.008; -69.772