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Carter No.: 256yy

Handlist description: Bracelet

Card/Transcription No.: 256yy-2

256, YY 2

Back of bracelet: upon the feet of the scarabs and on the solar uraei devices are spacer eyelets to hold the beadwork in place. The whole of the back is of plain gold beautifully carved - the articulation of the scarabs perfectly modelled, the legs of the scarab free.

REMARKS: The inlay, especially the lapis of scarabs in bad order.

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