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, the lower section of which is ribbed, is covered with light-brown slip and remains of a red-painted cursive text.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 59 millimetres (max)
- Width: 63 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationRemains of a red-painted cursive text.
Not on display
Excavated 1913-1914 by Reginald Campbell Thompson on behalf of the Byzantine Research Fund.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA65986
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