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  • Khipu (Fragment)
  • Wilhelm Gretzer (1847 - 1926), Sammler
  • Inka 1450 - 1550
    Datierung engl.: Inca 1450 - 1550
  • Peru
    bei Lima
  • Baumwolle
  • Länge x Breite: 47 x 11 cm
  • Ident.Nr. V A 37866
  • Sammlung: Ethnologisches Museum | Amerika
  • © Foto: Ethnologisches Museum der Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin - Preußischer Kulturbesitz
  • Fotograf/in: Lena Bjerregaard
Description
No. of pendants:37

Groups: 1, 14, 5, 7, 1

Colors: tans

Color combinations: monochrome

Strings: main, pendants, secondaries
Ply: S
Diameter: main 4mm, pendants/secs 1,8 - 2,5mm
Recto(tying pendant to mainstring)

Knots:1/1 endknots (like a single knot), long knots (Z), single knots (Z)
Loose quipu strings are in the bag with the quipu.


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