vessel / ostracon
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Ostracon (?), fragment of the body of a pale-red pottery slight ribbed vessel, the interior is covered with a brown resinous deposit, the exterior is covered with light-brown slip, two parallel lines of cord-marked decoration and faint traces of two lines of Coptic text written in black ink.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 77 millimetres (max)
- Width: 74 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationFaint traces of two lines of Coptic text written in black ink.
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: YCA65865
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