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vessel / ostracon
Ostracon, fragment of the body of a buff-coloured pottery vessel, the interior is spotted with a dark-brown resinous deposit, the exterior, which is slightly grooved, is covered with a brown slip and faint traces of a red-painted cursive text.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga, 37
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 76 millimetres (max)
- Width: 63 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationFaint traces of a red-painted cursive 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: YCA65992
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