The dweller of a Chullpa

A chullpa is an ancient Aymara funerary tower originally constructed for a noble person or noble family. Chullpas are found across the Altiplano in Peru and Bolivia.

2 Comments on “The dweller of a Chullpa

  1. Reminds me of the exhibits of ancient cultures I saw in Peru. You remained true to the colours that were used. I learned that colours and metals played an important in the belief systems of the Andean cultures. A haunting and fascinating study of human transition to the next world.

    • A photograph I took so many years ago. I had to wait all this time to bring it to fruition. Thank you for your comment

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