Ostracon with sketch of a crocodile

Period: Late Period, Saite
Dynasty: Dynasty 26
Reign: reign of Psamtik I
Date: 664–610 B.C.
Geography: From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri, Tomb of Nespakashuty (TT 312, MMA 509a), courtyard rubbish, MMA excavations, 1922–23
Medium: Limestone, ink
Dimensions: H. 7.5 cm (2 15/16 in); l. 21 cm (8 1/4 in)
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1923
Accession Number: 23.3.30

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