Palette

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S251

Dimensions

Other: 2.8 x 12.5 cm (1 1/8 x 4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2230

Medium or Technique

Slate

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Writing

Gray slate palette, rounded at one end, chipped at other.

Provenance

From Semna, S251. 1924: 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