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  • Khipu
  • Wilhelm Gretzer (1847 - 1926), Sammler
  • Inka 1400 - 1550
  • Peru
    Pachacamac (Ort)
  • Baumwolle
  • Länge x Breite: 80 x 17 cm
  • Ident.Nr. V A 43334
  • Sammlung: Ethnologisches Museum | Amerika
  • © Foto: Ethnologisches Museum der Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin - Preußischer Kulturbesitz
Belongs to basket V A 43330
Groups: 2 groups: A, B
Colors: tan, browns
Color combinations: monochrome, speckled, spiral
Strings: main, pendants, secondaries
Ply: main: Z, pendants: S, secondaries: S + one Z
Diameter: main 3,5mm, pendants and secondaries: 1,5-2,5mm
Recto/verso (tying pendant to mainstring): Fragmented main, so not possible to state

Knots:long knots (Z), single knots (Z)
One single knot is not pulled all the way through,and thus has a loop.

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