Predynastic Period, Naqada I
Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Khor Bahan, Cemetery 17, Grave 3
Overall: 7.5 x 9.1 x 0.7 cm (2 15/16 x 3 9/16 x 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Rectangular palette of medium gray finely-grained stone with only 1 flat finished surface. It shows extensive wear. 3 edges are rounded and the 4th is straight. One corner is chipped.
Bahan. (ASN 17/3/3). 1907: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition for the Archaeological Survey of Nubia; awarded to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
Archaeological Survey of Nubia