Ventanillas de Otuzco

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Ventanillas de Otuzco
Otuzco.jpg
Partial view of the archaeological site.
Ventanillas de Otuzco is located in Peru
Ventanillas de Otuzco
Shown within Peru
Location  Peru
Cajamarca Province, Cajamarca
Type Settlement
History
Periods Early Intermediate
Cultures Cajamarca

Ventanillas de Otuzco is a Peruvian archaeological site located in the district of Baños del Inca, 8 km northwest of the city of Cajamarca [1] The crypts fulfilled its function of funerary enclosure.

Location[edit]

It is located near the Otuzco village in the district of Baños del Inca 8 km northwest of the city of Cajamarca. The site is located on volcanic rock, it has an area of 4000 meters [2]

Detail of the archaeological site.

Chronology[edit]

It has an antiquity of 50 a. C. - 500 d. C.. of the Early Intermediate period.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "We invite you to the Ventanillas de Otuzco (In Spanish)". El Comercio. September 9, 2010. Retrieved January 14, 2014. 
  2. ^ "VENTANILLAS DE OTUZCO". Mincetur. Retrieved April 9, 2018. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 7°7′33.204″S 78°27′27.7344″W / 7.12589000°S 78.457704000°W / -7.12589000; -78.457704000