vessel / ostracon
Ostracon, fragment of the shoulder and neck section of a brown pottery slightly ribbed vessel, the interior is lightly covered with a dark-brown resinous deposit, the exterior is covered with a brown slip and faint traces of one line of Coptic text written in black ink.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 52 millimetres (max)
- Width: 64 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationSlight traces of one line 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: YCA64580
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