Lima: Universidad Alas Peruanas, . duo tone and color plates, diags., bibls., color pict. fldg. wrps. Item #78716
Anthology of multidisciplinary studies on the Ekeko idol, a small terracotta image with an European smiling face and dressed in Andean attire, patron of fortune, abundance and love, venerated in the Andean region of Peru and Argentina. The origins of the Eqh'eqh'o (Aymaran word) cult were Pre-Columbian although they are now integrated into the Catholic practices.