ostracon / jar
Ostracon, fragment of the shoulder of a red-brown pottery vessel, the fabric is relatively coarse and grey-black in section, the exterior, with base of one handle surviving, is covered with a light-brown slip and remains of two incised Coptic letters.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 122 millimetres (max)
- Width: 107 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationRemains of 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: YCA64422
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