South America, Peru, Inca

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Description

Khipu (String Memory Aid)
15th - 16th C. Late Horizon Period
textile and string (cotton)
15 x 26"
Knotted string recording device.

Date

15th - 16th C. Late Horizon Period

Creator

South America, Peru, Inca

Source

Gift of Dr. Stephen S. Goodspeed and Mrs. John Goodspeed Ainsworth

Identifier

1966.79

Citation

South America, Peru, Inca, “South America, Peru, Inca,” UCSB ADA Museum Omeka, accessed April 12, 2024, http://art-collections.museum.ucsb.edu/items/show/15809.