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Carter No.: 253

Handlist description: First (outermost) coffin

Card/Transcription No.: 253-04

253 Continued


NB The top edge of the feet of the lid had been chipped away in places, they being too high to allow the lid of the sarcophagus to be placed on the sarcophagus. The chips were found at the bottom of the sarcophagus under bier (253a).

Card no. 253-04 relating to Carter no. 253
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