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  • Khipu
  • Wilhelm Gretzer (1847 - 1926), Sammler
  • Inka 1400 - 1550
  • Peru
  • Baumwolle
  • Länge x Breite: 24 x 20 cm
  • Ident.Nr. V A 47081
  • Sammlung: Ethnologisches Museum | Amerika
  • © Foto: Ethnologisches Museum der Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin - Preußischer Kulturbesitz

Groups: A, B (each 6 pendants) x 13, C, A, D, A, E

Colors: tans

Color combinations: monochrome, speckled

Strings: main, pendants, few secondaries
Ply: all S
Diameter: main: 4mm, others: 2 - 2,8mm
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 (Z)

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