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:
3 3/8 x 2 1/4 in. (8.5 x 5.7 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1914
Accession Number:
14.1.56
Not on view
Inscription: in Coptic
From beneath the floor of Room 1 in the first tower of the Monastery of Epiphanius at Thebes. Museum excavations, 1913–14. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds, 1914.