The aim of this archaeology and bioarchaeology field school is to learn of the lifestyle of the prehispanic population in Peru Highlands. Our project revolves around funeral aspects and ancestral cults. We are undertaking archaeological excavations in order to obtain information which helps us understand these subjects.The project is supported by Instituto de Estudios Huarinos under direction of Bebel Ibarra Asencios, Researcher of Department of Anthropology. Tulane University.
Friday, September 24, 2010
Fieldwork Marcajirca 2010
Inside a chulpa before we enter it
Drawing before the actual recovery of bones from the cave or chulpa
Nicole doing inventory
Briana drawing bones
"Tools" of every bioarchaeologist while in Marcajirca