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location
N&S coast, highlands
time
1438-1532 AD
vessel for carrying chicha
urpu
vessel for drinking chica
kero
acllawasi
like a convent for women to weave in
bola
textile weapon (cord with two fuzzy ends)
military poncho
black and white chequed
royal poncho
red and gold squares (can see military poncho)
textile information storage system
quipu
Inca capital
Cuzco
royal messenger
chasqui
lines that radiated from city; anything that falls on them destined to be part of empire
ceque lines
famous wall
Sacsahuaman
the Golden Enclosure
Corikancha
royal spa
Macchu Picchu
famous wall
Ollantaytambo (17 terraces)
origin place
Tambo Machay
burial towers in southern highlands
chullpas
rustic stonework
no mortar, kind of sloppy, lowest tier
polygonal stonework
squares and rectangles of different sizes fitted together (side Sacsahuaman)
coursed stonework
same size squares fit together (side acllawasi, coricancha)
free standing sculpture at Macchu Picchu
inti huatana
bits sticking out of walls
lugs (abstraction)
chicha
beer, emblem of abundance and fertility
keros
heads, jaguars, cups (gold head)
ponchos
christmas, royal, military (tocapu designs)
doorways
corikancha (inside) and macchu picchu (outside)
rock altar at Macchu Picchu
snake formation, pile of rock
cummins
abstraction (light on rock) to make the essence of the material visible
Incan paccha vessel
shows whole growing of maize, related to chicha
fountain below the temple at qoricancha
blue rock, little garden with channel
ceremonial pool at Ollantaytambo
sparkling water
rock with indents
freestanding stone sculpture; miniature landscapes at Sahuite