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Carter No.: 280a

Handlist description: Statuette of Imsety

Card/Transcription No.: 280a-1


Max. H. (including pedestal) 58; Pedestal 20.1 x 12 x 6; cms.

Covered with a strip of linen tied round neck Wreath of flowers around chin tied on both sides, near the ears. Pedestal varnished with black resin and inscribed with yellow paint: <> Statuette of the god in mummy form of wood, eyes inlaid with glass, beard of ebony.

Card no. 280a-1 relating to Carter no. 280a
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