vessel / ostracon
Ostracon, fragment of the upper-body of a light-brown pottery ribbed vessel, the fabric is relatively coarse, the interior is grooved, the exterior is covered with a brown slip, mottled with pink, and faint traces of one line of Coptic text written in black ink writ large.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga, 42?
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 63 millimetres (max)
- Width: 99 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationVery faint traces of one line of Coptic text written in black ink, writ large.
Excavated 1913-1914 by Reginald Campbell Thompson on behalf of the Byzantine Research Fund.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA65387
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