Palette

Nubian
A-Group
3100–3000 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Segala, Cemetery 136, Grave 3

Dimensions

Overall: 7.4 x 2.1 x 12 cm (2 15/16 x 13/16 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

136/3/16

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Rectangular palette of veined dark gray and white stone. Corners are rounded and sides curved.

Provenance

From Seyala (ASN136/3/16). 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