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vessel / ostracon
Ostracon, fragment of the body of a red-brown pottery ribbed vessel, the fabric is relatively coarse and partially grey in section, the interior is covered with a dark-grey deposit, the exterior is covered with a red-brown slip and remains of a large red-painted character.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 48 millimetres (max)
- Width: 61 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationRemains of a large red-paianted character.
Excavated 1913-1914 by Reginald Campbell Thompson on behalf of the Byzantine Research Fund.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA65985
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