Diamond-shaped palette

Nubian
A-Group
3100–3000 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Naga Om Adad, Cemetery 137, Grave 3

Dimensions

Width x length: 2.5 x 6 cm (1 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

19.1562

Medium or Technique

Quartz

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Cosmetic and medical

Provenance

From Seyala (ASN137/3/10). 1911. Excavated by Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition for the Archaeological Survey of Nubia; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the Egyptian government.

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia