Naqada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.
Overall: 12.8 x 0.8 x 23.5 cm (5 1/16 x 5/16 x 9 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Fish-shaped palette; notched tail; drilled eye and suspension hole; mouth indicated by small .5 cm incision on both faces; one side more convex; no signs of wear.
Found in digging the Aswan dam 1900-1901.
Gift of Charles Greely Loring