Ostracon, fragment of the body of a red-brown pottery vessel, the fabric is partially grey in section, the interior is lightly covered with a dark-brown resinous deposit, the exterior is covered with a brown slip. The very faint traces of at least six lines of black-painted demotic text give an account of spelt.
- Excavated/Findspot: Bucheum, AR:30-31/51 X
- (Africa,Egypt,Upper Egypt,Armant,Bucheum (Hermonthis))
- Height: 9.8 centimetres (max)
- Width: 10.9 centimetres (max)
Inscription CommentVery faint traces of at least six lines of black-painted demotic text give an account of spelt.
fair (two fragments joined)
Excavated 1927-1931 by Robert Ludwig Mond on behalf of the Egypt Exploration Society.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
- O.Buch. 51 (text edition abbreviation according to Oates et al 2001)
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Object reference number: YCA63382
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