EXPOSICION DEL GRAN INCA ETERNO. LA TRISTEZA DE LA NIÑA "JUANITA" Aniversario del Centenario de la Inmigración Japonesa al Perú.
Place Published: (Peru)
Publisher: Museo Nacional de Arqueologia, Antropologia e Historia del Peru, Museo Santuarios Andinos (Custodia de la Momia "Juanita")
Date Published: 1999
Book Id: 57632
b/w and color plates, maps, tbls., illus., meas. draw., facs., cat., color pict. wrps.
Exhibition commemorates the 100th anniversary of Japanese immigration in Peru, with central theme of the Inca mummy "Juanita," known as "La Dama de Ampato", as she was discovered near the top of Ampato in the southern Peruvian Andes. The mummy, accompanied by Incan ceramics, textiles, and gold and silver pieces will have been exhibited in Tokyo and 10 other cities in Japan. The exhibit has already passed through Peru and the Smithsonian in Washington D.C.