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Palette

Nubian
Napatan Period, reign of Queen Nasalsa
593–568 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid XXIV F.D. "SW" corner

Dimensions

Other: 31 x 16.4 x 9.3 cm (12 3/16 x 6 7/16 x 3 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

18-3-584

Medium or Technique

Hematite conglomerate stone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Foundation deposits

Large Palette.

Provenance

From Nuri, Pyramid XXIV F.D. "SW" corner. 1918: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition