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Ostracon, fragment of the body of a light-brown pottery vessel, the fabric is relatively coarse and red/grey in section, the interior is slightly grooved, the exterior is covered with a light-brown slip, with two lines of cord-marked decoration and very faint traces of the remains of one line of Coptic text written in black ink.
- Found/Acquired: Wadi Sarga
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 69 millimetres (max)
- Width: 49 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationVery faint traces of the remains of one line of Coptic text written in black ink.
Excavated 1913-1914 by Reginald Campbell Thompson on behalf of the Byzantine Research Fund.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA61067
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