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  • Khipu
  • Wilhelm Gretzer (1847 - 1926), Sammler
  • Inka 1400 - 1550
  • Peru
  • Baumwolle, Kameliden Wolle, Haar
  • Länge x Breite: 60 x 10 cm
  • Ident.Nr. V A 42561 a
  • Sammlung: Ethnologisches Museum | Amerika
  • © Foto: Ethnologisches Museum der Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin - Preußischer Kulturbesitz
Related Objects

Groups: irregular

Colors: white, tan, yellow wool

Color combinations: monochrome, speckled

Strings: main, pendants, secondaries, topstrings
Ply: all S
Diameter: main 3,5mm, pendants 2-3mm
Recto (tying pendant to mainstring):

Knots:1/1 endknots (like a single knot), 8, long knots (S), single knots (S)

Many longknots over each other through the woollen group.

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