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Artifact Identification Quipu   (1998.19.3355)
  1. Communication T&E
  2. :
  3. Data Processing T&E
  4. :
  5. Data Processing Devices
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date 500 CE
Culture N/A

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 99 cm
Dimension 2 (Height) 70.5 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 3.7 cm
Weight 3381 g
Measuring Remarks Weight is approximate - RK, 4/12/2006.
Materials Textile, Plant--Wood
Manufacturing Processes Sewing, Twisting
Munsell Color Information waived

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography N/A

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Museum of Natural History, UIUC
Reproduction N/A
Reproduction Information N/A

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