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Khipu Notes Exist - See Below

Original Author: Marcia & Robert Ascher
Museum: American Museum of Natural History, NY
Museum Number: 41.2/6700
Provenance: Unknown
Region: Ica
Total Number of Cords: 8
Number of Ascher Cord Colors: 1
Benford Match: 0.891
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Datafile: AS193

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Khipu Notes

Ascher Databook Notes:
  1. AS190-AS197 are associated in that they were purchased by the Museum in 1969 from Louis Slavitz. Their provenance is near Callengo, Ica Valley. They are compared following AS191.
  2. The only values that appear on this khipu are 0-5.
  3. The sum of the first 4 pendant values equals the sum of the last 4 pendant values. Moreover:

    P1+P2 = P5+P6, and P3+P4 = P7+P8.