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Ancient Art

Ostracon

probably 4th century A.D.

Terracotta, red orange fabric with ochre wash

Maximum Dimensions: 9.5 × 17.7 cm (3 3/4 × 6 15/16 in.)
Library transfer
1978.45.2
Culture: 
Coptic
Period: 
Roman Period
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
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