ostracon / bowl
Ostracon, small rim-fragment from a red pottery bowl with flaring sides and grooved ledge-rim, the fabric is pink and grey in section, both the interior and exterior are covered with a red slip, the interior is painted white and the rim is elaborated with two black-painted circles, there are the remains of one line of incised Coptic text around the exterior.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 43 millimetres (max)
- Width: 48 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationRemains of one line of incised Coptic text.
To be published by J. Cromwell & J. Faiers
Excavated 1913-1914 by Reginald Campbell Thompson on behalf of the Byzantine Research Fund.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA64589
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