Lot 43: Large Egyptian document fragment with Coptic script
November 6, 2016
Montrose, CA, USALive Auction
Description: A large Egyptian document fragment with Coptic script, c. 5th - 7th Century AD, with six partial lines of cursive script, the opposite side blank. Light deposits and framed. 11 3/4 in x 3 1/2 in (29.7 x 8.9 cm). Nicely mounted within a frame which measures 14 1/8 in x 11 1/8 in (35.4 x 28.2 cm). Ex Hamdy Sakr collection; previously in the private collection of Alex Anckonie III, acquired during his time in the Navy in the 1960's - 1970's.
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