Ostracon, fragment of the body of a red pottery vessel, the fabric is relatively coarse and black in section, interior slightly grooved, with faint traces of three lines of Coptic text written in black ink on the exterior, containing a receipt.
- Found/Acquired: Wadi Sarga
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 44 millimetres (max)
- Width: 56 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationFaint traces of three lines of Coptic text written in black ink.
fair (text faded)
Excavated 1913-1914 by Reginald Campbell Thompson on behalf of the Byzantine Research Fund.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
- O.Sarga 364 (text edition abbreviation according to Oates et al 2001)
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Object reference number: YCA59195
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