vessel / ostracon
Ostracon, fragment of the body of a red-brown pottery vessel, the interior is slightly ribbed, the outer surface of the exterior has flaked away in part, what remains is covered with a light-brown slip and very faint traces of at least three lines of Coptic text written in black ink.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 82 millimetres (max)
- Width: 87 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationVery faint traces of at least three 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: YCA64655
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