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Catalog Data

Collection Creator:
Holstein, Otto, 1883-1934  Search this
Extent:
2 Photographic prints
1 Copy negative
Container:
Photo-folder 62
Culture:
ChimĂș (archaeological culture)  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Photographic prints
Copy negatives
Date:
1926
Scope and Contents:
[From the Original 1927 Catalog] On all sides there are necropolises in Chan Chan: Within and without the fortified places. But the most extensive of these are found between the dividing lines of the ravine which opens on the sea and first of the walled enclosures which mark the Chaiwak [Chaiuak, Tschudi, Rivero and Cabildo groups.
P08806-P08807, N36314
Collection Restrictions:
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Collection Rights:
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Collection Citation:
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Major Otto Holstein photographs from Chan Chan, Peru, Item Number; National Museum of the American Indian Archive Center, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Major Otto Holstein photographs from Chan Chan, Peru
Major Otto Holstein photographs from Chan Chan, Peru / Series 4: Study of Chan Chan
Archival Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sv4e93f4a4a-1ff8-41b7-9889-4f0372f3ea72
EDAN-URL:
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