Viru Valley Chronology


Collier, Donald

1955 Cultural Chronology and Change as Reflected in the Ceramics of the Virú Valley. Fieldiana Vol. 43. Chicago Natural History Museum, Chicago.

Ford, James A. and Gordon R. Willey

1949 Surface Survey of the Virú Valley, Peru. Anthropological Papers Vol. 43. American Museum of Natural History, New York.

Late Intermediate Period


La Plata

Associated ceramic types

- Tomaval Plain

- Estero Plain

- Queneto Polished Plain

- San Juan Moulded

Late Horizon



Associated ceramic types

- Cuzco Polychrome (Inca Painted)