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Carter No.: 256g

Handlist description: Gold cobra collar

Card/Transcription No.: 256g

256, G. Gold collar of Buto

POSITION: Thorax: Upper left side, over pectoral muscle, extending over shoulder. Third collar of group I. (i.e. E, F, G, H).

DIMENSIONS: <> 33 12 11 16

DESCRIPTION: A collar of Uazet (Buto), cut out of sheet gold, with details finely chased. Attached to tip of wings by means of gold (beaten) wire a (Macht) Mankhet or Tag.

REMARKS: cf. Winlock and Mace, Tomb of Senebtisi, p. 64 ff.

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