vessel / ostracon
Ostracon, fragment of the body of a brown pottery ribbed vessel, the fabric is greyish in section, the interior is covered with a glossy dark-brown resinous deposit, the exterior is covered with a self-slip and very faint traces of a number of lines of red-painted text, partially obscured by patches of a dark-brown resinous deposit.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga, 70
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 59 millimetres (max)
- Width: 52 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationFaint traces of a number of lines of red-painted text.
Excavated 1913-1914 by Reginald Campbell Thompson on behalf of the Byzantine Research Fund.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA65449
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