ostracon / jar
Ostracon, fragment of the body of a light-brown pottery vessel, the fabric is greyish in section, the interior is covered with a yellow-brown resinous deposit, the exterior is covered with a buff-coloured slip and remains of red-painted text or decoration.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga, 40
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 72 millimetres (max)
- Width: 122 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationRemains of red-painted text or decoration.
Excavated 1913-1914 by Reginald Campbell Thompson on behalf of the Byzantine Research Fund.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA64333
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