D, the Lima culture began to take shape along the central Peruvian coast, the Lima are known for their painted adobe buildings.Sometime later, the Lima were conquered by the Huari (Wari) people.The bulk of the city's population however, lived outside of the citadels in much more modest quarters.
While the earliest mummy that has been found in Egypt dated around 3,000 B. The artificial mummies of Chinchorro are believed to have first appeared around 5,000 B. In some cases an embalmer would remove the skin and flesh from the dead body and replace them with clay.
C, the oldest anthropogenically modified Chinchorro mummy dates from around 5,050 B. The oldest naturally mummified mummy recovered from the Atacama Desert is dated around 7,020 B. 29% of the Chinchorro mummies found thus far were results of the natural mummification process. Radiocarbon dating reveals that the oldest discovered anthropogenically modified Chinchorro mummy was that of a child from a site in the Camarones Valley, about 60 miles (97 km) south of Arica in Chile and dates from around 5,050 B. The mummies continued to be made until about 1800 B.
Analysis of the hair and human bones from the mummies indicates that about 90 percent of their diet existed of maritime food sources, with the remaining 10 percent of their food from terrestrial animals and plants.
The Chinchorro type site is located in Arica, Chile: it was discovered by German archaeologist Max Uhle in 1915.
Excess from fishing and marine gathering was then used to barter for other goods.
The Chinchorro culture of South America was a preceramic culture that lasted from (7,000 to 1,500 B. The people forming the Chinchorro culture were sedentary fishermen inhabiting the Pacific coastal region of current northern Chile and southern Peru.
Like all other great civilizations, the Chimu were militaristic and expansionistic.
However in their quest for more territory, they unfortunately ventured south, and ran into the Inca.
Their ceramics, although less refined than those of Tiwanaku, stressed solid construction, bold design, and a rich use of colors.