Palette

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
2040–about 1640 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, S. F. / 12

Dimensions

Other: L 7.6 x W 1.9 x Th 0.5 cm (3 x 3/4 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.3914

Medium or Technique

Slate

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Cosmetic and medical

Finger shape.

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag, S. F. / 12. 1913: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition