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Elaborate Wari Offerings Found At Pikillaqta Ritual Site [New Find]

March 23, 2019 - General
A Wari figurine of a warrior with a spear and shield found at Pikillaqta.

Sometime around 1100 AD, Pikillaqta, a major feasting and ceremonial site located near Cusco, Peru, was abandoned by the Wari people. The reason behind their sudden departure is uncertain, but the recent discovery of elaborate figurines in ritual Wari offerings may help explain some of the story.


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