Jar Sherd card

Jar Sherd


Currently not on display


Fragments of blue-painted pottery from a large jar with representations of a marsh scene. Decorated with the petals of the blue lotus, wsr and ankh signs. Two fragments are mended together (2008) and there are six additional fragments in storage. Faint trace of a pencilled number on the reverse of the largest piece. One piece is marked in black XXV 24/205. Compare with a similar decorated vessel in the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford, no. 1929.418.