Ostrakon with a Letter from Patermoute to Epiphanius, Pottery fragment with ink inscription, Coptic

Ostrakon with a Letter from Patermoute to Epiphanius

Date:
600
Geography:
Made in Thebes, Byzantine Egypt
Culture:
Coptic
Medium:
Pottery fragment with ink inscription
Dimensions:
3 11/16 x 3 3/8 in. (9.3 x 8.5 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1914
Accession Number:
14.1.126
Not on view
Inscription: in Coptic
From Cell A of the Monastery of Epiphanius at Thebes. 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. 206, p. 208.