ostracon / bowl
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Ostracon, large fragment of the rim-section of a pale-red pottery bowl with slightly convex sides, rounded lip and thick band around the exterior, covered with a red-orange slip, remains of eight lines of Coptic text written in black ink on the exterior.
- Found/Acquired: Wadi Sarga
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 84 millimetres (max)
- Width: 146 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationRemains of eight lines 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: YCA60770
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