Coptic Ostracon, no date

  • Egyptian

Clay and ink

  • Framed: Overall: 4 3/16 × 4 3/4 × 1 1/4 inches (10.6 × 12.1 × 3.2 cm)

Founders Society Purchase, Acquisitions Fund

79.118

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Coptic (period)
  • Clay
  • Ink
  • Script (typeface group)
  • Inscription
  • Potsherd
  • Egypt

Provenance

Dr. Richard A. Parker (Providence, Rhode Island, USA); 1979-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Egyptian, Coptic Ostracon, no date, clay and ink. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, Acquisitions Fund, 79.118.