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Carter No.: 256q

Handlist description: Black resin scarab suspended on gold (beaten) wire

Card/Transcription No.: 256q-3

256, Q.

Details of scarab. No scale.



inlaid upon elytra

These spines of dark blue glass lapis lazuil engraved red glass lapis lazuli engraved green glass green glass red glass red glass decayed

<> Bennu-(bird) (See chap XIII and XVII B. of the D.)

Card no. 256q-3 relating to Carter no. 256q
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