University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Athropology


Author: Melissa Vogel

Life on the Frontier in Ancient Peru

Archaeological Investigations at Cerro la Cruz

By: Melissa Vogel

Recent research on the north coast of Rtlhaoeru is provoking new interest in a lit­e-known prehispanic culture, the asma. In 1999, I journeyed to the Valley to investigate the site of Cerro la Cruz. Although the site had only been briefly investigated by two earlier projects, the pres­ence of walled compounds and some blackware ceramic […]