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vessel / ostracon
Ostracon, fragment of the body of a pale-red pottery vessel, the fabric contains a number of small white inclusions, the exterior is covered with a red-slip and white-painted wavy-line and dot decoration, remains of seven lines of Coptic text written in black ink on the exterior.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 64 millimetres (max)
- Width: 57 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationRemains of seven 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: YCA65162
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