Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Cemetery 148, Grave 23A
Overall: 6.6 x 2.2 x 10.3 cm (2 5/8 x 7/8 x 4 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Rectangular palette with rounded corners and curved sides. Shallow groove in center with traces of green mineral. Stone has gray and white veins with a large white stripe runing through the center of the length.
From south of Egeba (ASN148/23A/3). 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