vessel / ostracon
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Ostracon, fragment of the upper-body of a red pottery slightly ribbed vessel, the fabric is purple and grey-black in section, both the interior and exterior are covered with a light-brown slip, the exterior bears traces of one line of red-painted Coptic text.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 64 millimetres (max)
- Width: 134 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationRemains of one line of red-painted Coptic 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: YCA65837
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