Requires Photography

Grinding palette

Egyptian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Uronarti, Room 46

Dimensions

Length x width x thickness: 10.0 x 6.2 x 3.0 cm (3 15/16 x 2 7/16 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1682

Medium or Technique

Serpentine(?)

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

One grinding palette with beveled edges and an indentation in the middle of the top. Object mislabeled as 28-12-111.

Provenance

From Uronarti, Room 46. 1928: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition