Earthenware (pottery) jug; buff fabric; low foot; tapering body; high neck with angled rim; two applied handles; brown painted foliate and geometric motifs on neck and shoulders, hole in body; piece of rope (B) and textile remains (C) found inside.
- Excavated/Findspot: Wadi Sarga, monastery
- (Africa,Egypt,Middle Egypt,Asyut,Wadi Sarga)
- Height: 26.5 centimetres
2 February 1993
The surface of the pot is dirty.
The surface of the pot was cleaned with 2% Synperonic N and distilled water solution on cotton wool swabs - avoiding the painted areas. This was followed by rinsing with distilled water on cotton wool swabs.
Excavated 1913-1914 by Reginald Campbell Thompson on behalf of the Byzantine Research Fund.
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
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Object reference number: YCA32112
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