Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Sheikh Sharaf, Cemetery 134, Grave 14
Overall: 9.3 x 5.8 x 2.5 cm (3 11/16 x 2 5/16 x 1 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This is a finely-grained, oval-shaped palette. Both surfaces are flat. There are traces of green pigment on one side. The stone is travertine (Egyptian alabaster).
From east bank, 1.5km south of Sheikh Sharaf (ASN134/14/2). 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.
Archaeological Survey of Nubia