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Khipu Notes Exist - See Below

OKR Name: KH0153
Original Author: Marcia & Robert Ascher
Museum: Museum für Völkerkunde, Berlin
Museum Number: VA24939
Provenance: Unknown
Region: Chuquitanta
Total Number of Cords: 4
Number of Ascher Cord Colors: 4
Benford Match: 0.500
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Khipu Notes

Ascher Databook Notes:
  1. The main cord was passed through its twisted end to form a loop of 1.0 cm.
  2. Pendant 4 is loosely tied to the main cord.
  3. This khipu was acquired by the Museum in 1899 with provenance Chuquitanta.

Primary Cord Notes:
The main cord was passed through its twisted end to form a loop of 1.0 cm (pendants 1-3 are on this loop), see diagram in Ascher and Ascher 1987:897.