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  • Khipu
  • I.M. Bolivar, Sammler
  • Inka 1400 - 1550
  • Peru
  • Baumwolle
  • Länge x Breite: 51 x 46 cm
  • Ident.Nr. V A 16144
  • Sammlung: Ethnologisches Museum | Amerika
  • © Foto: Ethnologisches Museum der Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin - Preußischer Kulturbesitz
Groups: 9 x A . A= (a,b,a,a,c,a,c,b,b,c) a=monocr., b=spiral, c=speckled.

Colors:white, tans, brown, red, blue.

Color combinations: monocrome,
Strings: pendants, secondaries.
Ply: all S
Diameter: main 4mm, pendants and secondaries 2-3mm

Knots: endknots1/1 and 1/2, 8, longknots (Z), single knots (Z)

One 8 knot has an extra turn.

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