ostracon / jar
Ostracon, large fragment of the rim and body of a red pottery jar with straight sides and slightly everted rim, the fabric is relatively coarse and grey-black in section, the outer surface is covered with a red-brown slip and there are two lines of incised Coptic text on the exterior.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 121 millimetres (max)
- Width: 75 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: YCA64408
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