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Carter No.: 046u

Handlist description: Small wooden box

Card/Transcription No.: 046u-2

46 (u) cont. 27

box did not open as it was dovetailed into sides. Was this merely an inner tray in a larger box, which would lift out when bolt was drawn? There was no trace of lid, & no signs of attachment to anything else on sides or bottom. A small piece of wood of the same thickness (ebony?) .3.6 wide 1.1 + wide was also found.

Cleaned with damp brush Repaired with celluloid cement.

Card no. 046u-2 relating to Carter no. 046u
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