Maker Egyptian
  • Coptic Ostracon: Letter
Date between 7th and 8th century
Medium clay and ink
Dimensions Overall: 4 1/4 × 5 × 1 1/2 inches (10.8 × 12.7 × 3.8 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Acquisitions Fund
Accession Number 79.96
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
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Dr. Richard A. Parker (Providence, Rhode Island, USA);
1979-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Styka, W. M. Seven Coptic Ostraca. Brown University M.A. Thesis, Providence, 1971 (letter).