Saint Moses the Black (Coptic: (330–405), (also known as Abba Moses the Robber, the Ethiopian and the Strong) was an ascetic monk and priest in Egypt in the fourth century AD, and a notable Desert Father.
Anonymous Italian Artist Capital decorated with four heads, one at each corner, one of them representing a black man Italy (c. 1229) Limestone, 27 x 34. Troia, Museo Diocesano. The Image of the Black in Western Art Research Project and Photo Archive, W.E.B. Du Bois Institute for African and African American Research, Harvard University