Archaeologist’s blue pencil, such as the British School used; CL read “49/34,” which is probably not correct as the BSAE was not excavating in 1949 and Reading would have gotten the pot before 1939. Must be 497 as evidenced below
Egyptian Antiquities at Dartmouth, Highlights from the Hood Museum of Art, Alvin P. Gutman Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, February 12, 2011-August 13, 2012.
British School of Archaeology in Egypt (Univeristy College, London); Museum and Art Gallery Reading (#497), England; sold to present collection, 1939.
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