Weight with Inscription
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
6th century C.E.
Late Antique Period
1/4 × 7/16 × 1/2 in. (0.6 × 1.1 × 1.2 cm, 6.73 g) (show scale)
"Monogram of Chi Rho (closed Rho); initial Alpha," according to the Index of Christian Art.
Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour
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Coptic. Weight with Inscription, 6th century C.E. Bronze, silver, 1/4 × 7/16 × 1/2 in. (0.6 × 1.1 × 1.2 cm, 6.73 g). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour, 16.359. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum (in collaboration with Index of Christian Art, Princeton University), CUR.16.359_ICA.jpg)
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