Inca : origins and mysteries of the civilisation of gold / [exhibition curated by Paloma Carcedo de Mufarech ; catalogue edited by Paloma Carcedo de Mufarech ; translation from the Italian, UniFormazione s.r.l.].

Author
Carcedo de Mufarech, Paloma [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
1st ed.
Published/​Created
Venice : Marsilio ; Enfield : Publishers Group UK [distributor], 2010.
Description
241 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 30 cm.

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Notes
Catalog for an exhibition held at the Museo di Santa Giulia, Brescia, Dec. 4, 2009-June 27, 2010.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. 236-241).
Contents
Pre-Columbian Peru : an overview / Carlos Wester La Torre -- The ideology and technology of metals in ancient, pre-Incan Peru / María Inés Velarde, Pamela Castro de la Mata -- The Inca : human and divine relations with gold / Fernando Rosas Moscoso -- Cosmovision models in the Central Andes in the pre-Columbian period / Carlo G. Elera Arévalo -- Metal : technology, beauty and feeling in ancient Peruvian culture / Paloma Carcedo de Mufarech -- Beverages, music and libations in pre-Columbian rituals : cups as guiding elements / Luisa María Vetter Parodi -- Scientific missions of the Museo Prehistorico Etnografico Luigi Pigorini in the Central Andes / Claudio Cavatrunci -- Italian anthropological or archaeological missions in Peru : the last few years / Antonio Aimi -- Ceremonial and ritual centres in ancient Peru / Giuseppe Orefici -- Moche culture and the royal tombs of Sipán / Walter Alva Alva.
Other title(s)
Origins and mysteries of the civilisation of gold
ISBN
  • 9788831705899 (hbk.)
  • 883170589X (hbk.)
OCLC
651077499
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