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vessel / ostracon
Ostracon, small fragment of the body of a brown pottery ribbed vessel, the fabric is partially grey-black in section, the exterior, now obscured by an off-white deposit, is covered with a self-slip and faint traces of a number of lines of Coptic text written in black ink.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 20 millimetres (max)
- Width: 27 millimetres (max)
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: YCA65103
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