vessel / ostracon
Ostracon, fragment of shoulder, neck and rim of a red pottery jar, the fabric is relatively coarse and pink in section, the exterior and upper-section of the interior are covered with a cream-coloured slip, there is one line of incised Coptic text around the exterior.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 92 millimetres (max)
- Width: 110 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationRemains of one line of incised Coptic text.
Excavated 1913-1914 by Reginald Campbell Thompson on behalf of the Byzantine Research Fund.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA64369
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