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Carter No.: 578

Handlist description: Boat and pedestal (calcite)

Card/Transcription No.: 578-5


<> eyes inlaid: eyelids bronze eye ball crystal the iris and pupil probably of pigment Dark grey hard stone

carved out of horn ears separate pieces of calcite hole for ear-rings.

facial, ear and back of neck marking dark blue pigment

markings painted

Card no. 578-5 relating to Carter no. 578
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Tutankhamun: Anatomy of an Excavation
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