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Carter No.: 043k

Handlist description: Ring-pad (?)

Card/Transcription No.: 043k

43 (k) Ring-pad(?)

Position under (j). Length of maize pith. L 8.5 : diam. 1.8. To this was sewn a piece of coarse cloth. One end now torn and ragged: at the other the excess cloth was bound round tight with thread. Probably a pad for rings.

Treatment: Sprayed with cellulose acetate in acetone.

Card no. 043k relating to Carter no. 043k
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