vessel / ostracon
Ostracon, fragment of the body of a pale-red pottery vessel, the fabric is partially light-brown and grey in section the interior is lightly covered with a grey-brown granular deposit, the exterior is slightly ribbed and covered with a light-brown slip and faint traces of two lines of Coptic text written in black ink.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga, 90
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 44 millimetres (max)
- Width: 59 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationVery faint 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: YCA64767
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