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Palette

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Kerma, N of Tell I, surface

Dimensions

Other: L 10.5 x W 6 x Th 1.5 cm (4 1/8 x 2 3/8 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.4045

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Black stone. Rough; rectangular.

Provenance

From Kerma, North of Tell I on surface. 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