ostracon / bowl
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Ostracon, fragment of the body of an orange-red pottery bowl with convex and slightly grooved sides and everted ledge-rim, the fabric is partly pinkish in section, both the interior and exterior are covered with a burnished self-slip, remains of three lines of Coptic text written in black ink survive on the interior.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga, 80
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 43 millimetres (max)
- Width: 73 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationRemains of three lines of Coptic text written in black ink.
To be published by J. Cromwell
Excavated 1913-1914 by Reginald Campbell Thompson on behalf of the Byzantine Research Fund.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA65355
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