First Fragments coaster, wooden Coptic book cover

3.95

The Chester Beatty exhibition First Fragments: Biblical Papyrus from Roman Egypt focuses on the internationally important collection of manuscripts known as the Chester Beatty Biblical Papyri. Dating from the 2nd to 4th century AD, these ancient pages reveal a world of book production and early Christian scholarship in Roman Egypt.

This coaster features the image Binding, CBL Cpt 810.1 and Cpt 810.2 from the Chester Beatty collections. 

This coaster is made from heat, stain and scratch resistant melamine with 4 mm hardboard and cork backing. Coaster size 9.5 x 9.5 x 0.4 cm.

Details

  • Dimensions: coaster size 9.5 x 9.5 x 0.4 cm
  • Weight: 26 g
  • Image details: Binding, Plane-wood (planatus) boards, 2nd or 3rd century CE, Egypt, CBL Cpt 810.1 and Cpt 810.2
  • Material: melamine with 4 mm hardboard and cork backing