Online collections database

  • Khipu
  • Arthur Baessler (6.5.1857 - 31.3.1907), Sammler
  • Inka 1400 - 1550
  • Peru
  • Baumwolle
  • Länge x Breite: 69 x 55 cm
  • Ident.Nr. V A 22928
  • Sammlung: Ethnologisches Museum | Amerika
  • © Foto: Ethnologisches Museum der Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin - Preußischer Kulturbesitz

Groups: not repetitive

Colors: browns, blue/green

Color combinations: monochrome, speckled

Strings: main, pendants, secondaries, maybe 2 topstrings?
Ply: all S
Diameter: main 4mm, pendant 1,5-2,5mm
Recto (tying pendant to mainstring)

Knots:1/1 endknots (like a single knot), 1/2 endknots (a single knot securing the pendant tied with only part of the pendant as active), 8-knots, long knots ( S), single knots (S)

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