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Artifact Identification Ostrakon   (1913.03.0007)
  1. Communication T&E
  2. :
  3. Written Communication T&E
  4. :
  5. Writing Media
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date N/A
Culture Egyptian

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 20.3 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 16.5 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 7.6 cm
Weight 328 g
Measuring Remarks L=farthest points
Materials Ceramic--Earthenware, Pigment--Glaze
Manufacturing Processes Firing, Glazing, Incising, Throwing
Munsell Color Information Strong Brown (2.5YR 4/6) Grayish Reddish Orange (2.5YR 5/6)

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A

One of two fragments of Ostraka, 13.3.6-7.


Divisions for region taken from: Baines & Málek 1980 Atlas of Ancient Egypt. Oxford: Phaidon.

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Gift of W. N. Stearns
Reproduction no
Reproduction Information N/A

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