UR056A

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Khipu Notes Exist - See Below

OKR Name: KH0290
Original Author: Gary Urton
Museum: Rijksmuseum fur Volkerkunde, Leiden, Holland
Museum Number: 3344-1
Provenance: Unknown
Region: Unknown
Total Number of Cords: 42
Number of Ascher Cord Colors: 16
Benford Match: 0.906
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Khipu Notes


This khipu is being treated as three tied together: A, B, and C (see sketch in notes).

Primary Cord Notes:#NAME?
-The beginning of this cord is ravelled with a knot connecting it to UR56B. -Another connecting knot to UR56B occurs at 4.5 cm. -The primary cord is broken after pendant cord #6. -Pendant cord #7 is held on by a loop of modern string. -It is not possible to determine the original attachment.