This fragment was the only evidence of high-status highly decorated ceramic found at Dayr Mar Elian - which was a contrast from the high-status ceramics that were found at Mar Musa - there was not enough evidence to discern whether the fragment was a decorative motif or formed part of an elaborate inscription.
Date of Visit
10th August 2002
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Emma Loosley, “A fragment of glazed ceramic,” Architecture and Asceticism, accessed September 28, 2021, https://architectureandasceticism.exeter.ac.uk/items/show/322.