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Palette

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of King Harsiotef
397–362 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XIII F.D. "SW" corner

Dimensions

Other: 21.2 x 12.8 x 5.4 cm (8 3/8 x 5 1/16 x 2 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

18-4-338

Medium or Technique

Hematite conglomerate stone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Foundation deposits

Large hematite palette.

Provenance

From Nuri, Pyramid XIII F.D. "SW" corner. 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