Pottery ostracon, from the body of a vessel, with an hieroglyphic inscription.
- Found/Acquired: Karnak
- (Africa,Egypt,Upper Egypt,Karnak (Thebes))
20 January 1997
Reason for treatment
Removal of soluble nylon if possible, desalinate. Consolidate lamenating areas if necessary.
Stored in storage box. Cracks running throughout the ceramic body.
Cracks consolidated using 5 Paraloid B72 (ethyl methacrylate copolymer) in acetone applied with a micropipette, excess consolidant removed with acetone applied on cotton wool swabs on a satay stick.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA56983
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