Online collections database

  • Khipu
  • Arthur Baessler (6.5.1857 - 31.3.1907), Sammler
  • Inka 1400 - 1550
  • Peru
    Chancay (Kultur)
  • Baumwolle
  • Länge x Breite: 37 x 30,5 cm
  • Ident.Nr. V A 22574
  • Sammlung: Ethnologisches Museum | Amerika
  • © Foto: Ethnologisches Museum der Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin - Preußischer Kulturbesitz
  • Fotograf/in: Claudia Obrocki

Groups: none

Colors: beige, dark brown, blue, black, green

Color combinations: speckled. spliced, spiral

Strings: main, pendants, secondaries, tertiaries
Ply: all S
Diameter: main 2,5mm, pendants 1-2mm
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, long knots (Z ), single knots.

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