vessel / ostracon
Ostracon, fragment of the rim-section (?) of a red pottery vessel, the fabric is relatively coarse and grey-black in section, the interior is lightly covered with a dark-brown resinous deposit, the exterior is covered with a light-brown slip and remains of one line of incised Coptic text.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 33 millimetres (max)
- Width: 52 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: YCA64540
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