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Updated: 14 April 2015
vessel / ostracon
Ostracon, section (two fragments joined) of the shoulder of a brown pottery ribbed and ridged vessel, the fabric is partially grey in section, the interior is spotted with a dark-brown resinous deposit, the exterior is covered with a self-slip and one red-painted character.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga, 43
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 73 millimetres (max)
- Width: 133 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationRemains of one red-painted Coptic character.
fair (two fragments joined)
Excavated 1913-1914 by Reginald Campbell Thompson on behalf of the Byzantine Research Fund.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA63804
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