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ID: 300264912
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Record Type: concept
Chachapoya (Late Intermediate Period, <Pre-Columbian Andean styles and periods>, ... Styles and Periods (hierarchy name))

 

Note: Refers to the style and culture of a little-known group of pre-Columbians who lived in the northern Peruvian cloud forests. They are known primarily for tombs placed high on the mountainsides, containing mummies and stone and mahogany carved figures. The culture flourished flourished 800-1536 CE.
 
Terms:
Chachapoya (preferred,C,V,English-P,D,U,A)  ............ Inca name for the culture, meaning "cloud people"
Chachapoya (Spanish-P,D,U,U)
Chachapoya (Dutch-P,D,U,U)
Cloud People culture (C,U,English,UF,U,U)

Facet/Hierarchy Code:  F.FL

Hierarchical Position:

Hierarchy of Styles and Periods Facet
Styles and Periods Facet
Hierarchy of Styles and Periods (hierarchy name)
.... Styles and Periods (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of <styles, periods, and cultures by region>
........ <styles, periods, and cultures by region> (G)
Hierarchy of Americas, The
............ Americas, The (G)
Hierarchy of Pre-Columbian (American)
................ Pre-Columbian (American) (G)
Hierarchy of <Pre-Columbian South American styles and periods>
.................... <Pre-Columbian South American styles and periods> (G)
Hierarchy of <Pre-Columbian Andean styles and periods>
........................ <Pre-Columbian Andean styles and periods> (G)
Hierarchy of Late Intermediate Period
............................ Late Intermediate Period (G)
Hierarchy of Chachapoya
................................ Chachapoya (G)

Additional Notes:
Dutch ..... Verwijst naar de stijl en cultuur van een weinig bekend precolumbiaans volk dat in de nevelwouden in het noorden van Peru leefde. Ze zijn vooral bekend om hun graftombes die hoog op de bergwand werden aangebracht, met daarin mummies en figuren van steen en mahoniehout. De bloeiperiode van de cultuur lag tussen 800-1536 n. Chr. 
Spanish ..... Refiere al estilo y a la cultura de un grupo poco conocido de los pre-colombinos que vivieron en los bosques peruanos norteños, cerca de los cerros. Se conoce más sobre sus tumbas, que están emplazadas en las laderas de acantilados, conteniendo a momias y piedras con figuras talladas y frisos. La cultura prosperó entre el 800-1536 d.n.e. 

Sources and Contributors:
Chachapoya............  [CDBP-SNPC Preferred, GCI Preferred, RKD, AAT-Ned Preferred, VP Preferred]
.......................  AAT-Ned (1994-)
.......................  AATA database (2002-) 121729 checked 26 January 2012
.......................  Aguirre, Los primeros americanos y sus descendientes (1988) 286
.......................  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2002-) "Year in Review 1998: archaeology: Western Hemisphere," accessed 19 May 2004
.......................  Gwin, Tombs of Peru's Cloud People, National Geographic (2004)
Cloud People culture............  [VP]
...................................  Gwin, Tombs of Peru's Cloud People, National Geographic (2004)
 
Subject: .....  [CDBP-SNPC, GCI, RKD, AAT-Ned, VP]
............  AAT-Ned (1994-)
............  AATA database (2002-) 121729 checked 26 January 2012
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... Legacy AAT data
Dutch .......... [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.......... AAT-Ned (1994-)
Spanish .......... [CDBP-SNPC]
.......... TAA database (2000-)

 

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