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Palette

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Queen Atasamale
397–362 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid LXI "NE" F.D.

Dimensions

Other: 9.2 x 22 x 9.8 cm (3 5/8 x 8 11/16 x 3 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

18-2-685

Medium or Technique

Hematite conglomerate stone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Foundation deposits

Large palette with a flattened surface.

Provenance

From Nuri, Pyramid LXI "NE" F.D. 1918: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition