Coptic carved bone inlayM96
A carved bone rectangular inlay from a casket or piece of furniture decorated with a bird, deer and hare within stylised scrolling foliage.
Egypt, Coptic, 6th or 7th Century AD
12 x 4.2 cms
Lower corner lost, a couple of small chips elsewhere
Ex. collection: Joseph Klein, New York, USA; acquired between 1941-1980.