vessel / ostracon
Ostracon, fragment of the upper-body of a brown pottery vessel, the fabric is relatively coarse and grey in section, the exterior, which is cracked in a number of places and has flaked away in parts, is elaborated with bands of multiple grooves, covered with a self-slip and remains of three red-painted characters.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga, ?
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 104 millimetres (max)
- Width: 89 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationRemains of three red-painted characters.
Excavated 1913-1914 by Reginald Campbell Thompson on behalf of the Byzantine Research Fund.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA64609
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