ostracon / jar
Ostracon, fragment of the body of a light-brown pottery jar, the interior is pitted and off-white in colour, the exterior is covered with a light-brown slip and faint traces of two lines of black-painted Greek (?) text.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga, 80?
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 39 millimetres (max)
- Width: 69 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationFaint traces of two lines of black-painted Greek (?) text.
fair (exterior worn)
Excavated 1913-1914 by Reginald Campbell Thompson on behalf of the Byzantine Research Fund.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA63937
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