vessel / ostracon
Ostracon (?), fragment of the body of a red pottery vessel, the fabric is relatively coarse and partially grey-black in section, the interior is partly covered with a brown granular deposit, the exterior is covered with an off-white deposit and very 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: 91 millimetres (max)
- Width: 78 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationVery faint 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: YCA65061
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