vessel / ostracon
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Ostracon, fragment of the body of a brown pottery ribbed vessel, the fabric is partially grey-black in section, the interior is spotted with dark-brown resinous deposit, the exterior is covered with a self-slip and very faint traces of at least two lines of Coptic text written in black ink.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 56 millimetres (max)
- Width: 57 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationVery faint traces of at least two lines of Coptic text written in black ink.
Not on display
Excavated 1913-1914 by Reginald Campbell Thompson on behalf of the Byzantine Research Fund.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA65139
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