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Carter No.: 101

Handlist description: Round-topped chest of ebony and painted white wood

Card/Transcription No.: 101-6

101 Box

Blue Paint. This is an artificial frit coloured by a copper compound.

See The Tomb of Tut-ankh-Amen Vol II Appendix II p 179

Card no. 101-6 relating to Carter no. 101
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