vessel / ostracon
Ostracon, small fragment of the body of a pink pottery vessel, the fabric is relatively fine, both the interior and exterior are covered with a burnished cream-coloured slip, with remains of two lines of Coptic text written in black ink on each side.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga, 70
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 33 millimetres (max)
- Width: 33 millimetres (max)
Inscription Positionboth sides
Inscription TransliterationRemains of four lines of Coptic text written in black ink (2 on each side).
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: YCA65069
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