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Carter No.: 267c

Handlist description: Lid of an inlaid gold box worked à jour

Card/Transcription No.: 267c-2

267, C. LID OF BOX (bent and several pieces of inlay missing)


(1) Gold Quality good, much tarnished. (2) Silver Nil (3) Natural stones Nil (4) Glass Red, blue, (light & dark) green, white, black.

Has been lined with thin linen, small fragments of which remained TREATMENT: Cleaned with warm water, ammonia, and potassium cyanide.

A. L.

Card no. 267c-2 relating to Carter no. 267c
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