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Inca Stone Llama Cup Inca Stone Llama Cup

The Field Museum

The Field Museum

This stone figurine illustrates the important role of domesticated animals to the Inca economy, and may have had a ritual or ceremonial use. Llamas were used as pack animals to carry goods across Inca roads. Llamas were also an important food source.

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  • Title: Inca Stone Llama Cup Inca Stone Llama Cup
  • Location: Peru
  • Type: Artefact
  • Rights: (c) Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC

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