ostracon / amphora
Ostracon (?), large section of the shoulder and neck section of a brown pottery amphora with ribbed body and one handle surviving, the exterior is covered with a self-slip and bears very faint traces of a Coptic text written in black ink.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga, 17
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 132 millimetres (max)
- Width: 123 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationVery faint traces of a 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: YCA64816
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