vessel / ostracon
Ostracon, fragment of the body of a red pottery slightly ribbed vessel, the fabric is relatively coarse and contains many small white inclusions, the exterior is covered with a rough light-brown slip and faint traces of one line of Coptic text written in black ink.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 81 millimetres (max)
- Width: 67 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationFaint traces 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: YCA65585
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