ostracon / jar
Ostracon (?), large fragment of the body of a red-brown pottery ribbed jar, the fabric is relatively coarse and partially grey in section, the interior, which has flaked away in parts, is covered with a dark-brown resinous deposit, the exterior is covered with a red-brown slip and a small incised motif.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga, 37
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 120 millimetres (max)
- Width: 176 millimetres (max)
Excavated 1913-1914 by Reginald Campbell Thompson on behalf of the Byzantine Research Fund.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA64421
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