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ID number:  ECM 11
Named collection:  The Eton Myers Collection
Title / Object name:  Faience Sherd
Object type:  Vessel
Culture:  Egyptian
Collector:  Myers, William Joseph
Materials:  Faience
Measurements:  overall: 4.89 cm x 3.70 cm x 1.73 cm (H x W x D)
Provenance:  Middle Eg.(?): el-Amarna(?).
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Fragment from the side of a vessel in bright blue faience, inscribed with two columns of hieroglyphs in deeper blue containing remains of the names of Akhenaten and Nefertiti

Inscriptions / Translations:  Akhenaten name unclear, only the 'n' sign remaining within cartouche. 'Nefertiti' mostly visible within opposing cartouche. Remaining text reads: '[under first cartouche] great in his lifetime … [under second cartouche] may she live!'

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Myers, William Joseph
British
1858-08
1899-10-30
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