vessel / ostracon
Ostracon, fragment of the body of a pale-red pottery vessel, the fabric is grey in section, the exterior is covered with a light-brown slip and remains of one line of roughly incised Coptic text.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga, 38
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 82 millimetres (max)
- Width: 103 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationRemains of one line of roughly incised Coptic text.
Excavated 1913-1914 by Reginald Campbell Thompson on behalf of the Byzantine Research Fund.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA64495
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