vessel / ostracon
Ostracon, large fragment of the body of a red-brown pottery vessel, the fabric is relatively coarse and grey-black in section, the interior is slightly ribbed, the exterior is covered with a grey-white slip and faint traces of three lines of Coptic text written in black ink.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga, 80
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 141 millimetres (max)
- Width: 106 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: YCA65768
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