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Ethnological Museum of Berlin Amerikanische Archäologie [V A 42561 b]

Khipu

http://www.smb-digital.de/eMuseumPlus?service=ImageAsset&module=collection&objectId=780427&resolution=superImageResolution#561338 (Ethnologisches Museum, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin CC BY-NC-SA)
Provenance/Rights: Ethnologisches Museum, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin / Fotograf unbekannt (CC BY-NC-SA)

Description

Small fragment.
Groups: ?


Colors: browns

Color combinations: monochrome

Strings: main, pendants, secondaries
Ply: all S
Diameter: main 3,5mm, pendants 1,5-1,8mm
Recto/verso (tying pendant to mainstring):fragmented main

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 ), long knots (S), single knots (S)

One secondary is of plantfiber. It has some piece of cotton yarn knottet into its endknot.
Sammler: Gretzer, Wilhelm

Material/Technique

Baumwolle, Pflanzenfaser

Measurements

Länge x Breite: 25 x 1,5 cm

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Peru
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Pachacamac
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1400 - 1550
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1400 - 1550
1399 1552

Object from: Ethnological Museum of Berlin

The Ethnologisches Museum (Ethnological Museum) evolved from the collections of the royal cabinets of art and since its foundation in 1873 has become ...

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