Purace, Cauca

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Puracé, Cauca
Municipality and town
Location of the municipality and town of Puracé, Cauca in the Cauca Department of Colombia.
Location of the municipality and town of Puracé, Cauca in the Cauca Department of Colombia.
Country  Colombia
Department Cauca Department
Time zone Colombia Standard Time (UTC-5)
Climate Cfb

Puracé (Spanish pronunciation: [puɾaˈse]) is a town and municipality in the Cauca Department, Colombia.

An 1853 watercolor by Manuel María Paz is an early depiction of four indigenous people in Puracé wearing straw hats and ruanas.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Paz, Manuel María. "Indians of Puracé, Popayán Province". World Digital Library. Retrieved 2014-05-21. 

Coordinates: 2°15′N 76°25′W / 2.250°N 76.417°W / 2.250; -76.417