FIGURE 51 a&b.

Photographs showing examples of numbers carved into the floors (Figure 51a) and futtocks (Figure 51b) on a vessel dating to 1738 discovered along the banks of the Khortytsa Island on the Dnipro River in Ukraine (Kobaliya and Nef'odov 2005). This vessel is presently housed in the conservation facilities of the museum of the National Preserve Khortytsa. (Photographs by Maria Pevny)