UR041

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Khipu Notes Exist - See Below

OKR Name: KH0273
Original Author: Gary Urton
Museum: Peabody Museum, Harvard University
Museum Number: 32.30.30/53(A)
Provenance: Unknown
Region: Unknown
Total Number of Cords: 43
Number of Ascher Cord Colors: 3
Benford Match: 0.818
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Khipu Notes


Cultural Affiliation "Inca? early nazca?" and in remarks, "Orig says 'early nazca' 'prob. made up' from Peabody Museum.

Primary Cord Notes:
Primary cord appears to have previously been cord-wrapped (s-wrapping); however, the cord-wrapping has been removed (leaving its impression and some discoloration). Removing the cord-wrapping would have necessitated removing pendant strings and reattaching them later.