vessel / ostracon
Ostracon, fragment of shoulder and neck section of a buff-coloured pottery vessel, the fabric is relatively coarse and grey-black in section, the exterior is covered with a light-brown slip and faint traces of a Coptic text written in black ink.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga, 90
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 75 millimetres (max)
- Width: 115 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationOne line of Coptic text written in black ink.
Excavated 1913-1914 by Reginald Campbell Thompson on behalf of the Byzantine Research Fund.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA64366
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