vessel / ostracon
Ostracon, large section of the upper-body of a red-brown pottery vessel: the interior is spotted with a dark-brown resinous deposit overlaid with an off-white granular deposit; the exterior, the lower section of which is grooved, is covered with a brown slip and remains of two lines of Coptic text written in black ink.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga, 37
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 88 millimetres (max)
- Width: 119 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationRemains of two lines of Coptic text written in black ink.
To be published by J. Cromwell
Excavated 1913-1914 by Reginald Campbell Thompson on behalf of the Byzantine Research Fund.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA65644
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