- Excavated/Findspot: Thebes
- (Africa,Egypt,Upper Egypt,Thebes (Upper Egypt - archaic))
- Height: 5.7 centimetres
- Width: 10 centimetres
Inscription Positionone side
Inscription CommentPainted. 4 lines
21 July 1993
Clean. Join broken fragments.
Dirty. Fragments requiring alignment and joining.
Cleaned using a sable brush and a pin vice. Dirt lodged in interstices removed using a scapel blade under magnification x 10. Fragments aligned then joined using HMG heatproof and waterproof adhesive (cellulose nitrate). Fragments secured in position using masking tape strips and placed upright in a sand tray until cured. Masking tape strips removed using Industrial methylated spirits (ethanol,methanol). Object renumbered using rotring ink upon two coats of Paraloid B72 (ethyl methacrylate copolymer) at 20% in 50/50 IMS/Acetone.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA16690
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