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Limestone ostracon: E.13.1969

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Object information

Current Location: Gallery 19

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Limestone ostracon

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Description

Ostracon with a black warship sketch, Greek type

Measurements and weight

Length: 10 cm
Width: 13.2 cm

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1969) by The Egypt Exploration Society

Dating

Ptolemaic
Circa -332 BCE - Circa -30 BCE

Materials used in production

Limestone

Techniques used in production

Painted

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: E.13.1969
Primary reference Number: 62994
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 26 October 2016 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

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