Wine Jar Sherd with Cursive or Hieratic Script

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
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published on 12 December 2015

The hieratic script identifies the contents of the jar as wine of year 39. From Egypt; precise provenance is unknown. Late 18th Dynasty, circa 1375 BCE. National Museum of Ireland-Archaeology, Dublin, Republic of Ireland.

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Osama Shukir Muhammed Amin
Associate Professor of Neurology and lover of the Cradle of Civilization, Mesopotamia. I'm very interested in Mesopotamian history and always try to take photos of archaeological sites and artifacts in museums, both in Iraq and around the world.

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Amin, O. S. M. (2015, December 12). Wine Jar Sherd with Cursive or Hieratic Script. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/4300/wine-jar-sherd-with-cursive-or-hieratic-script/

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Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Wine Jar Sherd with Cursive or Hieratic Script." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified December 12, 2015. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/4300/wine-jar-sherd-with-cursive-or-hieratic-script/.

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Amin, Osama Shukir Muhammed. "Wine Jar Sherd with Cursive or Hieratic Script." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 12 Dec 2015. Web. 19 Mar 2023.

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