Ostrakon with a Letter from Joseph to—

Pottery fragment with ink inscription | 15.7 x 9.9cm | 580-640

Unknown Artist

Ostraca

Ostraca are texts written on broken pottery, which were employed when parchment was unavailable or too expensive. At Epiphanius a large number of ostraca were discovered in the monastery, including in its rubbish heaps; they record biblical ...
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