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vessel / ostracon
Ostracon, fragment of the body of a drab-coloured pottery ribbed vessel, the fabric is relatively coarse and contains many small inclusions, the exterior is covered with a pale-red slip and faint traces of two lines of Coptic text written in black ink.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga, 43
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 59 millimetres (max)
- Width: 54 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationFaint traces of two 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: YCA65046
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