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Tutankhamun: Anatomy of an Excavation
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Carter No.: 021f

Handlist description: Decorated sandal (pair to 021g)

Card/Transcription No.: 021f-21

21 (f) 21



Spring of buckle

Beginning of side flap

5mm of gilt, from hole round toe.

Hole for gold toe-bar



Centre of buckle


Side of buckle


Embossed leather with gold wire (flat) threaded.

<> in yellow gold rosettes in red gold.

Side: Here similar

The toe bar had been bent and driven down into sandal below by force used by priests repacking the box.


Daisy from buckle sides.

Card no. 021f-21 relating to Carter no. 021f
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