vessel / ostracon
Ostracon, small fragment of the upper-body of a light-brown pottery vessel, the fabric is partly greyish in section and contains a number of a small white inclusions, the interior is covered with a brown resinous deposit, the exterior is covered with a self-slip and very faint traces of a black-painted text.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 24 millimetres (max)
- Width: 39 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationVery faint traces of a black-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: YCA65243
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