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Khipu Notes Exist - See Below

Original Author: Marcia & Robert Ascher
Museum: University Museum, University of Pennsylvania
Museum Number: SA4032
Provenance: Unknown
Region: Unknown
Total Number of Cords: 11
Number of Ascher Cord Colors: 4
Benford Match: 0.749
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Datafile: AS016

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Khipu Notes

Ascher Databook Notes:
  1. Pendant cord P1 is the sum of the values on the remaining 6 pendants.
  2. Pendant cord P1 has 4 subsidiaries which alternate in color. The same color alternation occurs on the remaining 6 pendants.
  3. The last 6 pendant cords alternate numbers 1,3,1,3,....
  4. Long knots occur consistently in tens and units positions. No single knots occur.