ostracon / bowl
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Ostracon (?), large section of a red pottery bowl with circular foot, flaring base, slightly flaring sides and everted ledge-rim, the fabric is pink and grey in section, the outer surface is covered with a burnished red slip and the inside of the rim is painted black with white circles, there is a line of incised Coptic text around the exterior.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga, 80
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 72 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationOne line 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: YCA64357
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