Museo Nacional

We worked at the Museo Nacional de Antropología, Arqueología e Historia del Perú during four periods in 2011-2012.  This museum holds the majority of the gravelots excavated by Julio C. Tello at the Paracas Peninsula between 1925 and 1929.  In order to reconstruct the original contents of a Paracas Necropolis gravelot as fully as possible, [...]

Museo Regional de Ica

Between May and September 2011, we have conducted two months of intensive research on the contents of two Paracas Necropolis mortuary bundles housed in the Museo Regional de Ica.  As part of this research, we improved the electric installation and installed new table surfaces in the laboratory spaces at the Museum and carried out preventative [...]

Permiso – Permission

Proyecto “Prácticas en Vida, Presencia después de la Muerte: Lo estilístico y lo material en Paracas Necrópolis”

We are so happy to report that we have finally received permission to conduct research within the museum system of Peru’s new Ministerio de Cultura, specifically in the Museo Nacional de Antropología, Arqueología e História del Perú (MNAAHP) and [...]