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Carter No.: 265

Handlist description: Three calcite tazze

Card/Transcription No.: 265-2


DIMENS. height 26.0 cms diam. bottom 11.7 cms. diam. top 7.5; cms. diam bowl 17.0 cms.

(c) South side. Similar to (a). Bowl luted to pedestal, contains natron. DIMENS. pedestal H. 23.0 cms. diam. bottom 3.5 (sic) 13.5; cms diam. top 7.5; cms. Bowl diam. 15.5; cms

CONTENTS. appearance similar to 265A, but practically white (this on account of the cover closed). Composition: similar to 265A and is also natron, but the proportion of common salt and sulphate of soda present are higher than in 265A. (A. L.).

Card no. 265-2 relating to Carter no. 265
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