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Egyptian ostracon, fragment of rim of bowl, inscribed in hieratic

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An image of Written Document. Ostracon, fragment of rim of bowl, inscribed in hieratic in black ink on both sides. Production Place/Find Spot: Egypt. Height 0.048 m, width 0.038 m. New Kingdom.

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Written Document. Ostracon, fragment of rim of bowl, inscribed in hieratic in black ink on both sides. Production Place/Find Spot: Egypt. Height 0.048 m, width 0.038 m. New Kingdom.

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  • Accession Number: E.GA.6125.1943
  • Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
  • Photographer name: Michael Jones
  • Image height: 853 pixels
  • Image width: 1024 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5.0 (Windows)
  • Filesize: 123.10kB

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Ancient Egypt antiquity bowl clay document Egyptian Fitz_ANT fragment hieratic text inscribed inscriptions New Kingdom ostraca ostracon ostrakon pottery script texts writing written document

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