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Item Details
Public
Available to everyone
Culture
Quechua
Title
Quispillacta--Varoq
Date
1969
Location
Quispillaccta (Peru)
Quispillacta (Peru)
Quispillaqta (Peru)
Description
The Alcalde Vara is weeping and telling how poor he has become during his year of service. He refers to himself as an orphan, meaning he is poor because he doesn't have kin to help him with his obligations.The scene is at the Chapel of Qonopa. Women are serving trago and chicha.
Repository
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Related Item
Yarqa Aspiy ritual series : 34
ID Number
ISB_00325
Digitization Date
2005
Web Citation 2
Billie Jean Isbell Andean Collection, Images from the Andes: Collection Highlights: Rituals: http://resolver.library.cornell.edu/collection/Isbell/rituals
Description Citation
Isbell, Billie Jean. To Defend Ourselves: Ecology and Ritual in an Andean Village. Prospect Heights, Ill.: Waveland Press, 1985. http://hdl.handle.net/1813/2135 Chapter 6
Print Citation
To Defend Ourselves, Ecology and Ritual in an Andean Village, by Billie Jean Isbell. Waveland Press, 1985, chapter 6, section 2 (p. 138-145): http://hdl.handle.net/1813/2135
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File Properties
File Name
298306.fpx
SSID
298306

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