vessel / ostracon
Ostracon (?), fragment of the shoulder section of a red pottery vessel with base of one handle surviving, the fabric is relatively coarse and grey-black in section, the exterior is covered with a traces of light-brown wash and remains of one line of Coptic text written in black ink.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga, 37
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 101 millimetres (max)
- Width: 168 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationRemains of one line 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: YCA65802
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