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Carter No.: 271b

Handlist description: Ivory palette

Card/Transcription No.: 271b-3

271, B. 


Palette: Ivory with thin gold foil at ends Brushes: Reeds Colour: Black (carbon) Red (red ochre)

TREATMENT: Cleaned palette with benzine and alcohol: gold cleaned with ammonia and water.

A. L.

Card no. 271b-3 relating to Carter no. 271b
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