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Carter No.: 267q

Handlist description: Pectoral of the King, Ptah and Sakhmet

Card/Transcription No.: 267q-2

267, Q.


Gold not very pure, much darkened Silver good Quartz semi translucent, backed with pigment to imitate carnelian Calcite semi translucent backed with pigment. Glass red, green, lapis lazuli, turquoise blue, and black. The finish of the workmanship is not very good.

H. C.

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