Palette

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1991–1783 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S553

Dimensions

Other: 2 x 11.4 cm (13/16 x 4 1/2 in.) Other: 2.2 x 9.7 cm (7/8 x 3 13/16 in.) Other: 2.8 x 9 cm (1 1/8 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2059

Medium or Technique

Slate

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Writing

One complete and 2 fragments.

Provenance

From Semna, S553. 1924: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition