Ostracon, fragment of the neck and shoulder section of a red-brown pottery slightly ribbed vessel, the exterior is covered with a self-slip and remains of six lines of black-painted demotic text record accounts of spelt. The fragment belongs together with BM 59577, BM 59578 and BM 69502.
- Excavated/Findspot: Bucheum, Entrance 2F AR:30-31/23
- (Africa,Egypt,Upper Egypt,Armant,Bucheum (Hermonthis))
- Height: 8.6 centimetres (max)
- Width: 12.2 centimetres (max)
Inscription CommentVery faint traces of six lines of black-painted demotic text record accounts of spelt.
From same pot as 1935,0513.98
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: YCA63347
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