vessel / ostracon
Ostracon, fragment of the body of a red-brown pottery ribbed vessel, the fabric is partially grey-black in section, the interior is thinly covered with an off-white deposit, the exterior is covered with a self-slip and faint traces of three lines of Coptic text written in black ink.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga, 80
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 129 millimetres (max)
- Width: 95 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationRemains of three lines of Coptic text written in black ink, now smudged.
Excavated 1913-1914 by Reginald Campbell Thompson on behalf of the Byzantine Research Fund.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA64830
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