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Tortoise shell

Scope note

Substance that forms from horny plates covering the shells of some turtles. W

This term has 236 records attributed within our system.

Term type

AAT
Material

Getty AAT term number

300011837

Broader Terms used

<keratinous material>

Created

11yrs ago

Connected records

Fork

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Maker: unmarked

Comb

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Maker: Unknown

Snuff box

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Maker: Unknown

Frontlet

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Maker: Unknown (Probably)

Box

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Production: Unknown

Brooch

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Maker: Unknown

Folding fan

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Production: Unknown

Folding fan

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Production: Unknown

Folding fan

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Maker: Unknown

Folding fan

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Maker: Unknown

Folding fan

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Maker: Unknown

Folding fan

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Maker: Unknown

Brisé fan

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Maker: Unknown

Brisé fan

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Maker: Unknown

Folding fan

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Maker: Unknown

Folding fan

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Maker: Unknown

Netsuke

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Maker: Unknown

Hair ornament

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Maker: Child & Child (Probably)

Spy glass

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Maker: Dolland

Comb

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Maker: Unknown

Watch

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Maker: Unknown

Watch

Maker(s)

Maker: Taylor, Jasper
Case maker: Aveling, Daniel (Possibly)

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