vessel / ostracon
Ostracon, large fragment of the shoulder-section of a light-brown pottery vessel, the interior is thickly encrusted with a yellow-brown resinous deposit, the exterior, ribbed in the lower section, is covered with a buff-coloured slip and remains of two lines of red-painted text.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga, 40
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 108 millimetres (max)
- Width: 127 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationRemains of two lines of red-painted text.
Excavated 1913-1914 by Reginald Campbell Thompson on behalf of the Byzantine Research Fund.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA64807
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