Pottery ostracon, with one line of incised inscription - Coptic (?), from the rim of a vessel, below shoulder on exterior part of male figure with three letters above head and other linear motifs to right, on rim line of black paint, inside rim a line of yellow paint with three black circles.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga, ?
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 73 millimetres (max)
- Width: 75 millimetres (max)
Inscription TransliterationThree Coptic (?) letters.
To be published by J. Cromwell & J. Faiers
Not on display
Excavated 1913-1914 by Reginald Campbell Thompson on behalf of the Byzantine Research Fund.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA56606
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