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Carter No.: 616

Handlist description: Oval basket (small size)

Card/Transcription No.: 616-1

(cf. 338, 440, A).

POSITION: - South end of chamber; behind miscellanea; not visible in photos.(see photo 1149).

DIMENSIONS: - L. 22.0; W. 11.0; H. 9.0, cents.

CONTENTS:- Fruit of (?) mandragora (large sort; cf. 573, F).

DESCRIPTION: Similar to No. 440, A, but finer material and workmanship.

Only two of this class were found in this chamber (see 573, F). They both contained fruit of (?) mandragora.

Card no. 616-1 relating to Carter no. 616
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