Ostracon, fragment of the body of a pale red-brown pottery vessel, the interior is worn, the exterior is covered with a self-slip. The faint traces of seven lines of black-painted demotic text record accounts of spelt. The fragment belongs together with BM 59577, BM 59578 and BM 69501.
- Excavated/Findspot: Bucheum, Temple AR:30-31/23
- (Africa,Egypt,Upper Egypt,Armant,Bucheum (Hermonthis))
- Height: 5.2 centimetres (max)
- Width: 5.6 centimetres (max)
Inscription CommentFaint traces of seven lines of black-painted demotic text record accounts of spelt.
From same pot as 1935,0513.97
O.Buch. 23 corresponds to four fragments (i.e. BM 59577, BM 59578, BM 69501, BM 69502).
Excavated 1927-1931 by Robert Ludwig Mond on behalf of the Egypt Exploration Society.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
- O.Buch. 23 (text edition abbreviation according to Oates et al 2001)
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Object reference number: YCA63351
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