Wool tapestry, "Preparing Chicha"
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Concentrating on the task at hand, a young man prepares chicha for sale. He wears a hat and warm poncho with green stripes in this realistic tapestry by Francisco Huaynate. Distilled from maize, chicha was the Inca, Curaca and Runa's drink of choice. It was also considered sacred and used as an offering to the most important gods of the Andean region.
Titled "Chichero" in Spanish.