ostracon / bowl
Ostracon, fragment of the rim and wall of a red-orange pottery bowl, the fabric is pink and grey in section, the interior is painted red and the rim with black and white stripes, the exterior is covered with a red slip and faint traces of two lines of Coptic text written in black ink.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 50 millimetres (max)
- Width: 58 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationRemains of two lines 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: YCA64169
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