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Tutankhamun: Anatomy of an Excavation
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Carter No.: 256vvv

Handlist description: Pectoral (gold, inlaid)

Card/Transcription No.: 256vvv-2

256, VVV. 2

faience beads on each side:

<> gold gold gold green red blue faience - repeated.

(4E) PECTORAL-CLASP: the tt-symbol between two dd emblems; the symbols rest upon a horizontal bar decorated with drop pendants (plain gold). The symbols are inlaid with lapis lazuli, felspar, and carnelian.

REMARKS: The straps are not full original length.

No photo in situ.

Card no. 256vvv-2 relating to Carter no. 256vvv
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Tutankhamun: Anatomy of an Excavation
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