Wine Jar Fragment card

Wine Jar Fragment


Currently not on display


Fragment of a pottery wine jar with hieratic annotation in black ink, "The year 36, good wine". CONDITION NOTE 1998: Chipped edges, discolouration, surface dirt, label adhered to surface. Wellcome Historical Medical Museum accession no. 66527; Acquired at Sotheby's, London, 13 November 1928 (Tabor collection), lot 225, along with seven other fragments of jars with hieratic annotations. Paper label stuck on the inside with "The year thirty six. Good wine" handwritten in black ink.