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Tutankhamun: Anatomy of an Excavation
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Carter No.: 048p

Handlist description: Straight stick decorated with coloured barks

Card/Transcription No.: 048p-2

48 (p) cont.

Repeats other side. In either side of this a number of bands of tiny patterns in light brown, black or red, iridescent beetle wing and a small amount of gold leaf. F. Ground black or dark red. Pattern in light brown & iridescent beetle wings. <> G. Bands of small patterns in light brown on black or dark red. G. Captive figures in green & dark red on light brown. H. Captive figures in green & dark red on light brown. I. Like G J. Plain light brown.

Sprayed with celluloid in amyl acetate Treated with melted paraffin wax

Card no. 048p-2 relating to Carter no. 048p
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Tutankhamun: Anatomy of an Excavation
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