vessel / ostracon
Ostracon, fragment of the rim and body of a red pottery dish with flaring sides and rounded rim, the fabric is partially grey in section, the outer surface is covered with a burnished buff-coloured slip and faint traces of black-painted cursive texts.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga, 29
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 64 millimetres (max)
- Width: 60 millimetres (max)
Inscription Positionboth sides
Inscription TransliterationFaint traces of black-painted cursive texts.
Excavated 1913-1914 by Reginald Campbell Thompson on behalf of the Byzantine Research Fund.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA64748
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