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Palette

Nubian
Kerma


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Room L

Dimensions

Overall: 10.2 x 4.1 x 0.8 cm (4 x 1 5/8 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.4044

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Household

This is an oblong, polished, flat stone, with a slight depression on one side. It is black in color.

Provenance

From Kerma, room L. 1913: 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