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Carter No.: 255

Handlist description: Third (innermost) coffin of gold

Card/Transcription No.: 255-09

Turf Club

Cables "Turf, Cairo."


My dear Lucas,

So very sorry! Brunton's address is c/o Postmaster, Sahel Selim. Today I cleaned the vitrine of the gold coffin. We turned it through a right angle & it looks much better so. When we lifted it off we put it on a weighing machine. It

Card no. 255-09 relating to Carter no. 255
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