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Ostracon, fragment of the body of a red-brown pottery ribbed vessel, the fabric is partially black in section, the interior is spotted with a dark-brown resinous deposit, the exterior is covered with self-slip and bears faint traces of at least four lines of Coptic text written in black ink.
- Found/Acquired: Wadi Sarga
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 31.1 millimetres (max)
- Width: 32 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationFaint traces of at least four lines of Coptic text written in black ink.
To be published by J. Cromwell
Not on display
fair (text smudged and faded)
Excavated 1913-1914 by Reginald Campbell Thompson on behalf of the Byzantine Research Fund.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA60821
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