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Carter No.: 222

Handlist description: Simple bow

Card/Transcription No.: 222

222 Simple bow

<> 4.2 1.1

1. Position Between outermost and second shrines: standing up in N.E. corner.

2. Dimensions Max. L. 121.7. Diam. at ends .8, in middle 2.2.

3. Description Wood covered with gesso throughout, and overlaid with gold.

4. Treatment Washed with warm water: waxed.

Card no. 222 relating to Carter no. 222
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