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Traditional Incan Weaving III

Quechua women in Chincerro, Peru, weave traditional alpaca wool textiles at the Center for Traditional Textiles of Cusco. Visits to the center and purchases by tourists help to preserve and sustain traditional Cusqueñan textile production, which is in danger of becoming extinct.

TAGS: Inca, Peru, Quechua, Sustainable Travel, Weaving

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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 12.2013
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 29, 2015, 5:15 p.m.
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PHOTO LOCATION Chincerro, Peru