ostracon / jar
Ostracon, fragment of the upper-body of a brown pottery vessel, the interior is covered with a light-brown deposit, the lower section of the exterior is grooved and the whole is covered with a self-slip, remains of at least two incised Coptic letters survive.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga, ?7
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 79 millimetres (max)
- Width: 92 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationRemains of at least two incised Coptic letters.
Excavated 1913-1914 by Reginald Campbell Thompson on behalf of the Byzantine Research Fund.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA64428
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