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Carter No.: 289a

Handlist description: Statuette of the King upon a leopard

Card/Transcription No.: 289a-2

289, A. 


Wood, gesso-gilt; base varnished black. FLAIL AND STAFF: Copper (or bronze) gilt. URAEUS: Copper (or bronze) gilt EYES: Crystalline limestone (eyeball) and obsidian (?) (pupil) EYEBROWS AND EYELIDS: Glass TREATMENT: Cleaned with warm water and ammonia.

A. L.

Card no. 289a-2 relating to Carter no. 289a
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