vessel / ostracon
Ostracon, section (four fragments joined and also joining 70751) of the shoulder of a brown pottery vessel, the fabric is partially grey-black in section, both the interior and the exterior are covered with a red-brown slip, the exterior is elaborated with one line of cord-marked decoration at the shoulder and remains of one line of Coptic text written in black ink.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 56 millimetres (max)
- Width: 99 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationRemains of one line of Coptic text written in black ink.
From same pot as 1987,0227.888
fair (reconstructed from fragments)
Excavated 1913-1914 by Reginald Campbell Thompson on behalf of the Byzantine Research Fund.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
- 876 878
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Object reference number: YCA65640
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