ostracon / bowl
Ostracon, fragment of the rim and wall of a red pottery bowl with convex sides and everted rim, the fabric is grey in section, the exterior is covered with a red slip and remains of one line of incised Coptic text, the interior is thickly encrusted with a dark-brown resinous deposit.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 56 millimetres (max)
- Width: 92 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationRemains of one 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: YCA64165
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