ID
 
571
 
Sorting Title
 
Stele of Sophia
 
Subject
 

Description: Grave stele inscribed with a cross flanked by two small crosses and two palm trees. The inscription gives the name of the nun Sophia.

 
Century
 
6-8th
 
Style Genre
 
Coptic
 
Measurements
 
h.77cm, w.29cm
 
Format Medium
 

sandstone

 
Original Location
 

Armant

 
Current Repository
 

Cairo: Coptic Museum

 
Secondary Sources
 

Coptic monuments, 95, pl.III(8417).

 
Image Source
 
Index of Christian Art
 
Photo Repo Number
 
20 C13 MC S6,S1
 
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