Ostracon, fragment from the body of a red-brown pottery ribbed vessel, fabric is red/brown/black in section, interior spotted with a black resinous deposit, with remains of at least six lines of Coptic text written in black ink on the exterior, worn in pl

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EA55752

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Ostracon, fragment from the body of a red-brown pottery ribbed vessel, fabric is red/brown/black in section, interior spotted with a black resinous deposit, with remains of at least six lines of Coptic text written in black ink on the exterior, worn in pl

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  • Ostracon, fragment from the body of a red-brown pottery ribbed vessel, fabric is red/brown/black in section, interior spotted with a black resinous deposit, with remains of at least six lines of Coptic text written in black ink on the exterior, worn in pl

    Full: Front

  • Ostracon, fragment from the body of a red-brown pottery ribbed vessel, fabric is red/brown/black in section, interior spotted with a black resinous deposit, with remains of at least six lines of Coptic text written in black ink on the exterior, worn in places, containing part of a letter.

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