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Carter No.: 256vv

Handlist description: Group of finger rings

Card/Transcription No.: 256vv-1

256, VV. Group of Finger-Rings 1

POSITION: over wrist of left hand.

A group of eight rings enclosed in bandages of thorax over the wrist of the left hand. Possibly they were tied together by means of linen, but there were no traces sufficient to tell.

For details see notes attached.

Card no. 256vv-1 relating to Carter no. 256vv
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