vessel / ostracon
Ostracon, small fragment of a red pottery vessel, the fabric is grey-black in section, both the interior and exterior are covered with a burnished buff-coloured slip, the exterior bears faint traces of one line of Coptic text written in black ink.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga, 43
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 26 millimetres (max)
- Width: 46 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationRemains of one line 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: YCA65099
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