ostracon / jar
Ostracon, fragment of the shoulder of a red-brown pottery grooved jar, the exterior, base of one handle surviving, is covered with a self-slip. The Register records the presence of a red-painted Coptic text; although no sign of this now survives.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 58 millimetres (max)
- Width: 66 millimetres (max)
Excavated 1913-1914 by Reginald Campbell Thompson on behalf of the Byzantine Research Fund.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA63934
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