Coptic. <em>Stamped Dish Fragment</em>, 6th century C.E. Clay, 5 11/16 x 1/4 x 5 15/16 in. (14.5 x 0.7 x 15.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour, 16.154.1. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum (in collaboration with Index of Christian Art, Princeton University), CUR.16.154.1_detail01_ICA.jpg)

Stamped Dish Fragment


Medium: Clay

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:6th century C.E.

Dimensions: 5 11/16 x 1/4 x 5 15/16 in. (14.5 x 0.7 x 15.1 cm)


Accession Number: 16.154.1

Image: CUR.16.154.1_detail01_ICA.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Large fragment of Coptic ‘Samian’ ware probably from a dish. Two stamped monograms of Christ. Register of small fishes within incised border. Good quality ware with a fine grain. A typical specimen. Condition: Edges very slightly chipped and surface slightly worn. Otherwise excellent.

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