Palette

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, SLXX

Dimensions

Other: 5.6 x 8.2 cm (2 3/16 x 3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

24.2097

Medium or Technique

Slate

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Writing

Small oval red slate palette

Provenance

From Semna, SLXX. 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