publication . Article . 2001

Cerro Baúl: un enclave wari en interacción con Tiwanaku

Williams, Patrick Ryan; Isla, Johny A.; Nash, Donna J.;
Open Access Spanish; Castilian
  • Published: 18 Apr 2001
  • Publisher: Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú
Cerro Baul: A Wari Enclave Interacting with TiwanakuWari expansion to the extreme south of Peru is a phenomenon whose study began 20 years ago, with the discovery of a great arquitectonic complex at Cerro Baul. The excavations undertaken in the last 3 years have revealed that Cerro Baul was more than a military fortress; it was the most important political and religious center that Wari established in the only region where there is direct evidence of interaction with Tiwanaku, the altiplano state that established its colonial center in the middle Moquegua Valley. Based on the twelve radiocarbon dates from Cerro Baul, we can affirm that this interaction was maint...
free text keywords: Imperio wari, Cerro Baúl, Enclave, Tiwanaku, Fechados radiocarbónicos, Arquitectura, Tecnología agraria, Intercambio de bienes
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