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Saint Menas ampulla

Pottery pilgrim bottle stamped on either side by figure of Saint Menas standing between two kneeling camels. Neck and handles are missing.

Greek inscription: O AGIOC MENAS (Saint Menas).

UC 19516

other examples

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UC 19517 UC 65097 UC 65098

Further reading:

Witt 2000 (monograph on the Menas ampullae)


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