File NEWB4/38 - Dynasty I Pot marks, Cairo Museum

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Dynasty I Pot marks, Cairo Museum


  • c.1945 - c.1949 (Creation)

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1 cm, 1 folder

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(23 April 1869 - 7 August 1949)

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Folder titled 'Predynastic. History' although this has been crossed out containing another folder titled 'First Dynasty Potmarks - Cairo Museum'.

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  • Photographs of line drawings of predynastic objects from a publication
  • Drawings of pot marks with Cairo Museum temporary register numbers

Folder titled 'First Dynasty Potmarks - Cairo Museum' includes:

  • Notes on potters signs on pots
  • Rubbings from pots at Cairo Museum with temporary register numbers

This folder was previously in a box labelled, during previous archival processing, 'Predynastic pots rubbings'.

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