Red pottery ostracon, from the body of a vessel, interior grooved, with faint traces of black-painted characters on the exterior. The Register records the presence of two lines of illegible Greek (?) inscription.
- Found/Acquired: Egypt
- Height: 6.8 centimetres (max)
- Width: 4.7 centimetres (max)
Inscription CommentFaint traces of two lines of now illegible black-painted Greek (?) text on the exterior.
fair (text almost erased)
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA57181
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