ostracon / jar
Ostracon, fragment of the body of a cream-coloured pottery jar, the interior is spotted with a yellow-brown resinous deposit, the exterior is covered with a buff-coloured slip and remains of three lines of red-painted Greek text.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga, 90
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 89 millimetres (max)
- Width: 64 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationIncomplete remains of three lines of red-painted Greek 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: YCA63927
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