Ostracon with sketch of a harpist

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), MMA excavations, 1922–23
Medium: Limestone, ink
Dimensions: 4 5/16 x 5 7/8 in. (11 x 15 cm) Other: 4.5 cm (1 3/4 in.)
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1923
Accession Number: 23.3.31

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