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:
Overall: 4 3/4 x 4 1/8 in. (12 x 10.5 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1914
Accession Number:
14.1.73
Not on view
Inscription: in Greek
From Tomb 95 at Sheikh Abd el-Qurna. Museum excavations, 1913–14. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds, 1914.
Crum, W. E., and H. G. Evelyn-White. The Monastery of Epiphanius at Thebes. Vol. II. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1926. no. 622, p. 323.