vessel / ostracon
Ostracon, section (four fragments joined) of the body of a red-brown pottery vessel, the fabric is relatively coarse and partially mauve and grey-black in section, the interior is slightly grooved, the exterior is covered with a red-brown slip and faint traces of five lines of Coptic text written in black ink.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 85 millimetres (max)
- Width: 101 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationFaint traces of five lines of Coptic text written in black ink.
To be published by J. Cromwell
fair (four fragments joined)
Excavated 1913-1914 by Reginald Campbell Thompson on behalf of the Byzantine Research Fund.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA65347
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