Colcampata

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Colcampata
Colcampata.jpg
Wall at Colcampata
Location Peru
Region Cusco Region, Cusco Province
History
Cultures Inca

Colcampata[1] (Quechua qullqa, qulqa deposit, -n a suffix, pata elevated place / above, at the top / edge, bank (of a river), shore)[2][3] is an archaeological site in Peru. It is situated in the Cusco Region, Cusco Province, Cusco District.[1]

The site was declared a National Cultural Heritage of Peru by R.D N°1128-2004-INC.[1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c mincetur.gob.pe Archived February 24, 2014, at the Wayback Machine. "Grupo arqueológico de Colcampata", retrieved on February 12, 2014
  2. ^ Teofilo Laime Ajacopa, Diccionario Bilingüe Iskay simipi yuyayk'ancha, La Paz, 2007 (Quechua-Spanish dictionary)
  3. ^ Diccionario Quechua - Español - Quechua, Academía Mayor de la Lengua Quechua, Gobierno Regional Cusco, Cusco 2005 (Quechua-Spanish dictionary)

Coordinates: 13°30′46″S 71°58′47″W / 13.5129°S 71.9797°W / -13.5129; -71.9797