Sandstone stela of Teucharis; four lines of Greek text above a rectangular hole and a cross with the alpha-omega monogram in the upper spaces.
Description in Hall:
Inscription above. Below this, in centre, a rectangular hole through the stela, immediately above a rectangular sunken panel bordered by zigzag and vine-leaf ornamentation. In the panel is a cross pattée with loop: in the upper spaces A and Ѡ, in the lower two pendent vine-leaves.
- Found/Acquired: Egypt
- Height: 53 centimetres (case)
- Width: 38.2 centimetres (case)
Inscription Translation"One God who helpeth [us],
amen. Teucharis she
entered into rest the
of Mesorē in peace."
Inscription CommentWritten in four lines of text.
Inscription Typesacred monogram
fair - 3 (10)
Ancient Egypt & Sudan
- I.Brit.Mus.Copt. I 95:3 (text edition abbreviation according to Oates et al 2001)
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Object reference number: YCA55843
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