ostracon / jar
Ostracon, fragment of the rim-section of a pale red-brown pottery jar with straight sides, the fabric is relatively coarse and grey-black in section, the outer surface is covered with a red-brown slip and there are remains of two lines of incised Coptic text on the exterior.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 88 millimetres (max)
- Width: 132 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationRemains of two lines 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: YCA64418
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