Palette

Nubian


Findspot: Egypt, Semna, CCXLI

Dimensions

Other: 7.4 x 11.9 x 1.9 cm (2 15/16 x 4 11/16 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

24.2234

Medium or Technique

Serpentine

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Writing

Rectangular palette, beveled sides, oval depression on top, edges worn, large chip in one corner.

Provenance

From Semna, CCXLI. 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