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Fragment of Coptic inscription

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B800-900

Dimensions

6.5 x 10.7 cm (2 9/16 x 4 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-138

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Inscriptions

Fragment of baked red clay brick(?) with deeply incised Coptic inscription

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal B 800-900. 1920: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition