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Khipu Notes Exist - See Below

Original Author: Marcia & Robert Ascher
Museum: Museum für Völkerkunde, Berlin
Museum Number: VA47105
Provenance: Unknown
Region: Ica
Total Number of Cords: 24
Number of Ascher Cord Colors: 8
Benford Match: 0.957
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Datafile: AS171

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Khipu Notes

Ascher Databook Notes:
  1. This is one of several khipus acquired b y the Museum in 1907 with provenance Ica. For a list of them, see UR1100.
  2. By spacing, the khipu is separated into 11 groups of 2 pendants each and then 1 single pendant. In only 4 of the groups are both pendants the same color. All values are between 3 and 42.