vessel / ostracon
Ostracon, fragment of the body of a buff-coloured pottery vessel, the fabric is light-brown in section, the interior is spotted with an off-white coloured deposit, the exterior is covered with a self-slip and smudged traces of a red-painted text.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 57 millimetres (max)
- Width: 64 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationSmudged traces of a red-painted text.
Excavated 1913-1914 by Reginald Campbell Thompson on behalf of the Byzantine Research Fund.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
Ostracon, fragment of the body of a buff-coloured pottery vessel, the fabric is light-brown in section, the interior is spotted with an off-white coloured depsit, the exterior is covered with a self-slip and smudged traces of a red-painted text.
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Object reference number: YCA64579
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