The Narmer Catalog

Inscription Detail

4006 (Fragment of Narmer(?) serekh from Buto)

Source No: 4006

Date: Narmer(?)

Dated by: royal name

Type: inscription on vessel

Material: pottery

Region: Delta (west)

Site: Buto

Locality: south of Sekhmawy

Depository: in situ(?)

Registration No. TEF 85 SV 134

References

von der Way, 1993

p.99

p. 100, fig. 22.6

van den Brink, 2001

pp. 57-67

p. 67, fig. 76

Regulski, Database of Early Dynastic Inscriptions

Comments

Van den Brink 2001 identifies this inscription as Narmer.
Von der Way 1993 wants to read the sign in the
serekh as an r-mouth or a nb-basket, not part of a nar-fish.
Regulski dates it to “(Naqada IID2-IIIB)”.

4006 (Fragment of Narmer(?) serekh from Buto)

van den Brink, 2001, p. 67, fig. 76

4006 (Fragment of Narmer(?) serekh from Buto)

van den Brink, 2001, p. 67, fig. 76


The Narmer Catalog

Inscription Detail

Source No:4006
Date:Narmer(?)
Dated by:royal name
Type:inscription on vessel
Material:pottery
Region:Delta (west)
Site:Buto
Locality:south of Sekhmawy
Depository:in situ(?)
Registration No.TEF 85 SV 134
References Discussion Figure/Plate
von der Way, 1993 p.99 p. 100, fig. 22.6
van den Brink, 2001 pp. 57-67 p. 67, fig. 76
Regulski, Database of Early Dynastic Inscriptions

Comments: Van den Brink 2001 identifies this inscription as Narmer. Von der Way 1993 wants to read the sign in the serekh as an r-mouth or a nb-basket, not part of a nar-fish. Regulski dates it to “(Naqada IID2-IIIB)”.


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4006 (Fragment of Narmer(?) serekh from Buto)

van den Brink, 2001, p. 67, fig. 76

4006 (Fragment of Narmer(?) serekh from Buto)

van den Brink, 2001, p. 67, fig. 76

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