vessel / ostracon
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Ostracon, fragment of the body of a pale-red pottery vessel, both the interior and exterior are covered with a light-brown slip, the interior bears faint traces of three lines of Coptic text written in black ink.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 41 millimetres (max)
- Width: 101 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationFaint traces of three lines of Coptic text written in black ink.
Excavated 1913-1914 by Reginald Campbell Thompson on behalf of the Byzantine Research Fund.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA65877
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