vessel / ostracon
Ostracon (?), fragment of the upper-body of a buff-coloured pottery vessel, the fabric is greyish in section, the interior is encrusted with a grey-brown resinous deposit, the exterior is covered with a brown slip, remains of one line of red-painted cursive text and another line of Coptic text written in black ink.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga, 40
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 85 millimetres (max)
- Width: 109 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationRemains of one line of red-painted cursive text and another line 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: YCA65832
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