vessel / ostracon
Ostracon, fragment of the upper-body of a brown pottery vessel, the fabric is greyish in section, the interior is covered with a dark-brown resinous deposit, the exterior, which is elaborated with a band of multiple grooves and base of one handle, is covered with a self-slip and remains of one line of Coptic text written in black ink.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga, 15
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 79 millimetres (max)
- Width: 130 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: YCA64858
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