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Limestone ostracon of a man driving an ox: E.GA.4288.1943

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Object information

Current Location: Gallery 19

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Limestone ostracon of a man driving an ox

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Description

Man, driving an ox

Measurements and weight

Length: 11.5 cm
Width: 15 cm

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1943) by Gayer-Anderson, R. G. (Major)

Dating

New Kingdom
Circa -1550 - Circa -1069

Materials used in production

Limestone

Techniques used in production

Painted

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: E.GA.4288.1943
Primary reference Number: 58746
Oldadmincategory: SS
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 10 January 2012 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Antiquities

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