Limestone ostracon: on both recto and verso are two columns of text: a list of symbols or name markers.
- Found/Acquired: Egypt
- Height: 17 centimetres
- Width: 10 centimetres
Inscription Positionboth sides
Inscription CommentPainted. Two columns of text on either side: a list of symbols/name markers.
A. McDowell, 'Hieratic Ostraca in the Hunterian Museum, Glasgow' (Oxford, 1993), pp.5 and 19-20;
B. Haring, ‘Göttinger Miszellen’ 178 (Göttingen, 2000), pp.45-58;
S. Birch, 'Inscriptions in the Hieratic and Demotic Character, from the Collections of the British Museum' (London, 1868), pl.VII.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA1293
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