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Carter No.: 319h

Handlist description: Painted wooden shawabti figure

Card/Transcription No.: 319ao

319 A to O Shawabtis

Wood painted Treatment Brushed with soft brush Cleaned with benzine Treated with solution of celluloid in amyl acetate

Pigment Loose fragments of blue pigment from several of the figures were tested and were all artificial frit

Card no. 319ao relating to Carter no. 319h
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