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Ethnological Museum of Berlin Amerikanische Archäologie [V A 43333 e]

Khipu

http://www.smb-digital.de/eMuseumPlus?service=ImageAsset&module=collection&objectId=999637&resolution=superImageResolution#1361662 (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

Belongs to basket V A 43330
Pendant with secondaries.
Groups: none
Colors: tans
Color combinations: monochrome, speckled
Strings: main, pendants, secondaries
Ply: all S
Diameter:
Recto/verso (tying pendant to mainstring): only one pendant is tied to the main in R/V fashion, but as the main is fragmented it is not possible to state which way. 4 other pendants are attached to the main through their end loop

Knots: single knots (Z)
May also just be secondaries on pendant (instead of pendants on main).
Sammler: Gretzer, Wilhelm

Material/Technique

Baumwolle

Measurements

Länge x Breite: 21 x 1 cm

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Peru
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Pachacamac
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1400 - 1550
Created Created
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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