The Narmer Catalog

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6017 (Unusual Narmer(?) serekh from Tarkhan)

Source No: 6017

Date: Narmer(?)

Dated by: royal name

Type: ink inscription on vessel ( cylindrical jar )

Material: pottery

Region: Memphite region

Site: Tarkhan

Locality:

Depository: Petrie Museum ( UCL )

Registration No. UC17291

References

Lisa Mawdsley, personal communication, 2015

Petrie (University College London)

UC17291

Comments

This unpublished inscription was brought to my attention by Lisa Mawdsley (personal communication, 2015), who plans to publish it as "A new serekh of Narmer from the Naqada III period cemetery of Tarkhan".
Excavated by Petrie.
According to the Object Card at the Petrie Museum, this jar is from Tarkhan Tomb 84, and there are "Faint traces of ink inscription, appear to read ?name of King Ka"

6017 (Unusual Narmer(?) serekh from Tarkhan)

Petrie (University College London), Courtesy of the Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology, UCL, UC17291


The Narmer Catalog

Inscription Detail

Source No:6017
Date:Narmer(?)
Dated by:royal name
Type:ink inscription on vessel ( cylindrical jar )
Material:pottery
Region:Memphite region
Site:Tarkhan
Locality:
Depository:Petrie Museum ( UCL )
Registration No.UC17291
References Discussion Figure/Plate
Lisa Mawdsley, personal communication, 2015
Petrie (University College London) UC17291

Comments: This unpublished inscription was brought to my attention by Lisa Mawdsley (personal communication, 2015), who plans to publish it as "A new serekh of Narmer from the Naqada III period cemetery of Tarkhan". Excavated by Petrie. According to the Object Card at the Petrie Museum, this jar is from Tarkhan Tomb 84, and there are "Faint traces of ink inscription, appear to read ?name of King Ka"


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6017 (Unusual Narmer(?) serekh from Tarkhan)

Petrie (University College London), Courtesy of the Petrie Museum of Egyptian Archaeology, UCL, UC17291

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