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Carter No.: 271e(1)

Handlist description: Reed pen case

Card/Transcription No.: 271e1-2

271, E. (1) Reed Case

MATERIALS OF WHICH COMPOSED Wood covered with gold foil with ivory end at bottom and small ivory knobs to wooden cover (which is inlaid with ivory). The ivory is stained red. Inlaid with carnelian, obsidian (or black glass) and glass, blue (light and dark) green and red. TREATMENT: Waxed.

A. L.

Card no. 271e1-2 relating to Carter no. 271e(1)
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