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  • Khipu
  • Adolf Bastian (26.6.1826 - 3.2.1905), Sammler
  • Inka 1400 - 1550
  • Peru
  • Baumwolle
  • Länge x Breite: 60 x 7 cm
  • Ident.Nr. V A 1218
  • Sammlung: Ethnologisches Museum | Amerika
  • © Foto: Ethnologisches Museum der Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin - Preußischer Kulturbesitz
Colors: browns - and two red and blue spotted over a few cm (spliced in).

Color combinations: spiral, monocrome, speckled, spliced.

Strings: main (fragment), pendants, secondaries, top.
Ply: all S
Dm: 1,3-2,5 mm (pendant)

Fragment without beginning or end, so recto/verso can not be stated.

Knots: end, 8, long (Z), single (Z). 3 pendants are tied together midway by one of the pendants.

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