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Manuscript

Object Name:
Non-illustrated manuscript
Date:
11th–12th century
Geography:
Egypt
Culture:
Coptic
Medium:
Paper, black and red ink
Dimensions:
H. 4 1/16 in. (10.4 cm) W. 2 15/16 in. (7.5 cm)
Classification:
Codices
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1919
Accession Number:
19.196.6
Not on view
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art; 1919, acquired by the Museum in the division of finds

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