vessel / ostracon
Ostracon, fragment of the body of a red-brown pottery slightly ribbed vessel, much of the interior surface has flaked away, the exterior, now also very worn, is covered with a self-slip and very faint traces of a number of lines of black-painted text.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga, 32
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 56 millimetres (max)
- Width: 49 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationFaint traces of a number of 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: YCA65461
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