storage-vessel / ostracon
Ostracon (?), large section of the upper-body and neck of a brown pottery storage-vessel, the lower body and neck are ribbed and one handle survives, the interior is covered with a dark-brown resinous deposit, the exterior is covered with a self-slip and remains of one line of white-painted Coptic text.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 145 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationRemains of one line of white-painted Coptic text.
Excavated 1913-1914 by Reginald Campbell Thompson on behalf of the Byzantine Research Fund.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA65999
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