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  • Khipu
  • Wilhelm Gretzer (1847 - 1926), Sammler
  • Inka 1400 - 1550
  • Peru
  • Baumwolle
  • Länge x Breite: 67 x 26 cm
  • Ident.Nr. V A 42535
  • Sammlung: Ethnologisches Museum | Amerika
  • © Foto: Ethnologisches Museum der Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin - Preußischer Kulturbesitz

Groups: A, 7 x B, tassel, 7 x B (A= 8 pendants, B= 4 pendants)

Colors: tans, blue

Color combinations: monochrome, speckled

Strings: main, pendants,
Diameter: main 3mm, pendants 2-3mm
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 activ ), 8, long knots (S and Z), single knots (Z)

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