Ink palette

Nubian


Findspot: Egypt, Semna, CCXLVII

Dimensions

Other: 5.8 x 8.4 x 1.5 cm (2 5/16 x 3 5/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2226

Medium or Technique

Serpentine

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Writing

Rectangular palette, beveled sides, depression on top.

Provenance

From Semna, CCXLVII. 1924: 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