Photos by Estany
Cambia a español.
It is five kilometers to the southeast of Sapillica town, in Trujillo
[pronounce “Truhiyo”] Community. The rock is very smaller
(more or less one meter height and a meter and a half length), hidden
among corn fields, but the drawings are relatively pretty conserved,
performing anthropomorphic shapes and simplified faces and a cat,
what gives the name to the site.
here, it is possible to look at Loma
We could be in a seq’e,
or a virtual line that connects two sacred sites. Unlike Loma Alta
Petroglyph, what is in the heights and beside a way, Cat’s is
slope down of Sapillica [pronounce “Sapijicah”] and
walking for about 15 minutes from the same way that connects to the coast.
according to the research by Sapillica District Municipality’s
Alesban López, this petroglyph is the nearest to district
detail of this place is its closeless from a current water flow, but
for getting it, there is a way going down a crack that could fill
during rainy season.
there is a connection to Loma
we only can trust in the photographs by the moment. An archeological
survey shall offer major useful information. Until then, it is not
forbidden to suppose.
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