vessel / ostracon
Ostracon, fragment of the base of a red pottery shallow vessel, the fabric is coarse and partially grey in section, the interior bears traces of a dark-red slip, the exterior, which section of foot-ring surviving, is covered with a red slip and faint traces of three lines of three lines of black-painted demotic text.
- Excavated/Findspot: Sesebi, SE:36-37/H.7.19/0.2
- (Africa,Sudan,Sesebi (Nubia))
- Height: 10 centimetres (max)
- Width: 14 centimetres (max)
Inscription CommentFaint traces of three lines of black-painted demotic text.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA66092
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