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Iron stone palette

Nubian
Kerma


Findspot: Egypt, Kerma, 1805-70

Dimensions

Other: 14.2 x 14 x 1.2 cm (5 9/16 x 5 1/2 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

20.1656

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Ironstone palette. Flat square. Irregular red staining (white stain?).

Provenance

From Kerma, 1805-70. January 1914: 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