vessel / ostracon
Ostracon, large fragment of the body of a red pottery vessel, the fabric is relatively coarse and grey-black in section, the exterior is covered with a light-brown slip and remains of two lines of black-painted demotic text.
- Found/Acquired: Abydos (?)
- (Africa,Egypt,Upper Egypt,Abydos)
- Height: 12.1 centimetres (max)
- Width: 17.8 centimetres (max)
Inscription CommentRemains of two lines of black-painted demotic text.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA66040
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