Ostracon, fragment (two pieces joined) of the body of a red pottery vessel, the fabric is relatively coarse and black in section, interior slightly grooved and light-brown in colour, the exterior bears faint traces of four lines of Coptic text written in black ink, containing a receipt.
- Found/Acquired: Wadi Sarga
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 79 millimetres (max)
- Width: 79 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationFaint traces of four lines of Coptic text written in black ink.
fair (two pieces joined)
Excavated 1913-1914 by Reginald Campbell Thompson on behalf of the Byzantine Research Fund.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
- O.Sarga 362 (text edition abbreviation according to Oates et al 2001)
- SB XVIII 13398 (text edition abbreviation according to Oates et al 2001)
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Object reference number: YCA59193
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