Some sculptures and fountains in Cusco

P4130673.JPGP4130672.JPGPachacuti statue and fountain in the Plaza de Armas. Pachacuti was a 15th Century emperor of the Incas, who is believed to be the emperor for whom Machu Picchu was built. P4140682.JPGP4140683.JPGP4140706.JPGP4140705.JPG A puma mother and her cubs on Calle Arequipa. The puma is one of the three sacred animals to the Incas — the other two are the condor and the snake.P4140686.JPGAn Inca woman, in the same park as the pumas.

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An Inca woman, although the fact that it is a nude and muscular was unexpected. Maybe this sculptor was trying mix Inca and Greek and Roman traditions.

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What is something that the 2nd and 3rd sculptures of Inca women have in common? P4140712.JPG
Some llamas, just chillin’ in a park.

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