vessel / ostracon
Ostracon, fragment of the upper-body of a brown pottery ribbed vessel, the fabric is partially grey in section, the interior is spotted with a dark-brown resinous deposit, the exterior, with base of one thin handle surviving, is covered with a self-slip and remains of three lines of Coptic text written in black ink.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga, 39
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 86 millimetres (max)
- Width: 79 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationRemains of three 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: YCA65062
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