Palette

Egyptian
Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 1
2960–2770 B.C.


Object Place: Egypt, Tukh

Dimensions

Diameter x depth: 12 x 1.1 cm (4 3/4 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

47.1642

Medium or Technique

Greywacke

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Cosmetic and medical

Circular; with incised chevron repeating border on one side.

Provenance

From Tukh. January, 1901: purchased by Albert M. Lythgoe; 1947: brought from Harvard Camp.

Credit Line

Brought from Harvard Camp