Ostrakon, Pottery fragment with ink inscription, Coptic

Ostrakon

Date:
600
Geography:
Made in Thebes, Byzantine Egypt
Culture:
Coptic
Medium:
Pottery fragment with ink inscription
Dimensions:
1 7/8 x 2 5/16 in. (4.8 x 5.9 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1914
Accession Number:
14.1.9
Not on view
Inscription: in Coptic
From the Monastery of Cyriacus, Sheikh Abd el-Qurna. Museum excavations, 1913–14. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds, 1914.