ostracon / jar
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Ostracon, fragment of the body of a brown pottery ribbed vessel, the fabric is grey-black in section, the interior is covered with a dark-brown resinous deposit, the exterior is covered with a self-slip and very faint traces of a black-painted inscription.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 77 millimetres (max)
- Width: 64 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationVery faint traces of one line of black-painted 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: YCA64279
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