vessel / ostracon
Ostracon, fragment of the body of a pale-red pottery vessel, both the interior and exterior are covered with a cream-coloured slip, now flaked away in places, and bear faint traces of a number of lines of Coptic text written in black ink.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga, 70
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 48 millimetres (max)
- Width: 58 millimetres (max)
Inscription Positionboth sides
Inscription TransliterationFaint traces of a number of lines of Coptic text written in black ink.
Excavated 1913-1914 by Reginald Campbell Thompson on behalf of the Byzantine Research Fund.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA65242
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