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drei Stück zusammengebunden (3 tied together)
  • drei Stück zusammengebunden (3 tied together)
  • Khipu
  • Arthur Baessler (6.5.1857 - 31.3.1907), Sammler
  • Inka 1400 - 1550
  • Peru
    Marquez
  • Baumwolle
  • Länge x Breite: 115 x 36 cm
  • Ident.Nr. V A 24368 a
  • Sammlung: Ethnologisches Museum | Amerika
  • © Foto: Ethnologisches Museum der Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin - Preußischer Kulturbesitz
Description


Quipu 1:
Groups: none

Colors: 3 browns, blue

Color combinations: monochrome

Strings: main, pendants,
Ply: all S
Diameter: main 2mm, pendants 2-2,3mm
Recto/verso (tying pendants to mainstring): recto

Knots: long knots (Z), single knots (Z)

Quipu 2:
Groups: none

Colors: 2 browns

Color combinations: monochrome

Strings: main, pendants,
Ply: all S
Diameter: main 1,5mm, pendants 1,5-2mm
Recto (tying pendant to mainstring)

Knots: long knots (Z), single knots (Z)

Quipu 3:
Groups: none

Colors: browns, blue

Color combinations: monochrome

Strings: main, pendants,
Ply: all S
Diameter: main 2,8mm, pendants 1,5-2,5mm
Recto (tying pendant to mainstring)

Knots:1/2 endknots (a single knot securing the pendant tied with only part of the pendant as active), long knots (Z), single knots (Z)


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