ostracon / bowl
Ostracon (?), fragment of the body and rim of an orange-red pottery bowl with rounded base, slightly flaring sides and everted and grooved ledge-rim, the fabric is grey in section, both the interior and the exterior are covered with a red-brown slip, the rim is decorated with four black-painted dots on an off-white ground, the exterior is elaborated with one line of incised Coptic text.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga, 3
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 71 millimetres (max)
- Width: 91 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationRemains of one line of incised Coptic text.
To be published by J. Cromwell & J. Faiers
Excavated 1913-1914 by Reginald Campbell Thompson on behalf of the Byzantine Research Fund.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA65694
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