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Daily life - Ceramics and stone (Coptic era and Coptic art of later periods)

Ceramic ostracon with Coptic text (tax receipt), Thebes, first half of the 8th century AD, 7.7 x 5.6 x 0.9 cm.

Ceramic ostracon with Coptic text (tax receipt), Thebes, first half of the 8th century AD, 7.7 x 5.6 x 0.9 cm.

© Royal Museums of Art and History, Brussels

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Material
Ceramics | Stone | Clay
Type
Calligraphy
Details
Ostraca (fragments of pottery or stone with text). The writings are often short notes, accounts or literary excerpts.
Red List
Emergency Red List of Egyptian Cultural Objects at Risk
Countries
Egypt
Period
Coptic era (4th–7th century AD) and Coptic art of later periods