vessel / ostracon
Buff-coloured pottery ostracon, fragment from the body of a large vessel, interior slightly grooved, exterior covered with slip and with remains of eighteen lines of Coptic text written in black ink, now faded in places.
- Found/Acquired: Sheikh Abd el-Qurna
- (Africa,Egypt,Upper Egypt,Sheikh Abd el-Qurna (Thebes))
- Height: 13.5 centimetres (max)
- Width: 13.6 centimetres (max)
Inscription CommentRemains of 18 lines of Coptic text written in black ink.
fair (text faded)
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
- O.Brit.Mus.Copt. I 69:1 (text edition abbreviation according to Oates et al 2001)
Buff-coloured pottery ostracon, fragment from the body of a large vessel, interior slightly grooved, exterior covered with slip and with remains of eighteen lines of black-painted Coptic text, now faded in places.
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Object reference number: YCA58424
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