Palette

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Siali, Cemetery 40, Grave 46

Dimensions

Overall: 6.3 x 1 x 14.5 cm (2 1/2 x 3/8 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

40/46/1

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

This is a rectangular palette with little wear and a chipped corner. It is composed of medium gray fine-grained stone and has a harder stone nodule protruding from an edge.

Provenance

From Seali/Meris (ASN 40/46/1, 1908). Excavated by the Archaeological Survey of Nubia; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia