Ostracon, section (two fragments joined) of the body of a red-brown pottery ribbed vessel, the fabric is partially grey in section, the interior is covered in parts with a dark-brown resinous deposit, the exterior is covered with a self-slip. The very faint traces of a number of lines of black-painted demotic text give an account of spelt.
- Excavated/Findspot: Bucheum, AR:30-31/37 X +1
- (Africa,Egypt,Upper Egypt,Armant,Bucheum (Hermonthis))
- Height: 11.9 centimetres (max)
- Width: 14.2 centimetres (max)
Inscription CommentFaint traces of a number of lines of black-painted demotic text give an account of spelt. The Register records the presence of fourteen lines of text.
fair (two fragments joined)
Excavated 1927-1931 by Robert Ludwig Mond on behalf of the Egypt Exploration Society.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
- O.Buch. 37 (text edition abbreviation according to Oates et al 2001)
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Object reference number: YCA63360
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