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One fragment of a strip of inlay

Soft, wood inlaid with ivory and dark wood.

Provenance

From Oxyrhynchus. Gift of Egyptian Exploration Fund, 1905.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Byzantine (Coptic) Period, A.D. 364–476

Findspot

Egypt

Accession Number

05.281

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Architectural elements, Tile and inlays