vessel / ostracon
Ostracon (?), fragment (joining 71362) of the base and lower-body of a pale red-brown slightly ribbed vessel, the fabric is partially grey in section, the interior is partly encrusted with a soil deposit, the exterior is covered with a self-slip and remains of the base of a column of black-painted hieratic text.
- Excavated/Findspot: Sesebi, SE:36-37/E.6.3
- (Africa,Sudan,Sesebi (Nubia))
- Height: 9.4 centimetres (max)
- Width: 12.1 centimetres (max)
Inscription CommentRemains of the base of a column of Coptic text written in black ink.
From same pot as 1988,1206.57
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA66110
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