Flores Quispe, Elena (c. 1968 - )

Culture/Community

Quechua (Taquile)

Biography

Elena, 19 years old (c 1987), is the adopted daughter of Teresa Flores Huatta and Ascencio Huatta Yucra. She recently married Domingo Quispe Cruz, the third of five children in the family of Agustin Quispe Mamani (now deceased). Domingo's family assisted with the Museum's collection. Elena is exceptionally skilled in weaving and quick to learn.