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Carter No.: 256r

Handlist description: Uraeus insignia of diadem 256,4,o

Card/Transcription No.: 256r-2

256, R.

Uraeus insignia Made of gold plate Chased, head & point of head inlaid.


<> disc of diadem

<> 6.5 sheet-metal (hollow) chased thus: blue faience gold lids, carnelian eyes, black pupil. lapis turquoise red glass (alternate) lapis blue glass gold plate carnelian lapis lazuli glass.

Card no. 256r-2 relating to Carter no. 256r
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