Series Černý MSS 1 - Ostraca

Identity area

Reference code

Černý MSS 1

Title

Ostraca

Date(s)

  • 1918 to 1970 (Creation)

Level of description

Series

Extent and medium

3 boxes

Context area

Name of creator

(1898-1970)

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Content and structure area

Scope and content

867 groups of documentation, mainly for ostraca with hieratic inscriptions, as well as a small number of ostraca with demotic or Coptic inscriptions, or ostraca with figures.
Writing boards with hieratic inscriptions are also included.
Most of the documents are photographs. The rest of the material includes transcriptions, translations, facsimiles, correspondence, annotated off-prints and various notes.


  • Museums, Černý MSS 1.1-522 (523-4, numbers not allocated)
  • Collections, Černý MSS 1.525-594
  • Not identified, Černý MSS 1.595-625
  • Miscellaneous, Černý MSS 1.626-830

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling

Accruals

System of arrangement

Grouped in alphabetical order of museums then private collections; within individual groups, the arrangement is according to museum and collection inventory numbers.
Transcriptions located within other series are cross-referenced in the finding aid.

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Finding aids

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Dates of creation revision deletion

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