vessel / ostracon
Ostracon, fragment of the body of a buff-coloured pottery vessel, the fabric is partially light-brown in section, the interior is spotted with an off-white deposit, the exterior is covered with a self-slip and remains of two lines of Coptic text written in black ink, writ large.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga, 40
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 35 millimetres (max)
- Width: 38 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationRemains of two lines 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: YCA65258
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