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Carter No.: 044u

Handlist description: Hekat sceptre

Card/Transcription No.: 044u

44 (u) Hek Sceptre 44

<> 8w 1.3 6.5 33.5 .7

In gold and blue glass, apparently cylinders, basis ? Diam. 1.1 widening slightly at either end. At bottom end a cap of gold .6 wide, at top end .4 wide. On each of these caps a cartouche (Kheperu-neb-re) flanked by uraei.

Treatment washed with ammonia & then water.

Card no. 044u relating to Carter no. 044u
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