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Twisting and Spinning from Symbols to Signs: From Chavín to Tawantinsuyu

Gary Urton (ed.)

in Archaeological Interpretations: Symbolic Meaning within Andes Prehistory

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780813066448
eISBN:
9780813058658
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813066448.003.0005
Subject:
Archaeology, Prehistoric Archaeology

The Inca khipus—the principal record-keeping device used for administrative and narrative records in the Inca Empire—is usually thought of in terms of its display of signs (e.g., cord groups and ... More


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