vessel / ostracon
Ostracon (?), large section of the rim of a red pottery bowl (?), the fabric is orange and grey in section, the outer surface is covered with a red slip, the interior is partly encrusted with a dark-brown resinous deposit, there is one line of incised Coptic text around the exterior.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 58 millimetres (max)
- Width: 161 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: YCA64453
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