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Carter No.: 281a

Handlist description: Statuette of Mamu

Card/Transcription No.: 281a-1


Max. H. (including pedestal) 58; pedestal, 21 x 11.5 x 5.6, cms.

Covered with a strip of linen tied round neck. Linen inscribed and dated:

Pedestal varnished with black resin and inscribed with yellow paint: <>

Statuette of the god (in mummy form) of wood, gesso-gilt, eyes inlaid with glass, beard of ebony.

Card no. 281a-1 relating to Carter no. 281a
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