Palette

Nubian
A-Group
3100–3000 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Seyala, Cemetery 137, Grave 4

Dimensions

Overall: 7.8 x 2.2 x 16.5 cm (3 1/16 x 7/8 x 6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

137/4/11

Medium or Technique

Breccia

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Rectangular palette with worn rounded edges.

Provenance

From Seyala (ASN137/4/11). 1911. Excavated by Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition for the Archaeological Survey of Nubia; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the Egyptian government.

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia