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Fragment of rectangular palette

Fragment of a rectangular stone palette with a concave end.

Provenance

From Mostagedda, Tomb 100: Published Mostagedda, Pl. XXIV, 13. By exchange with British Museum, London

Credit Line

By exchange with The British Museum

Egyptian, Predynastic Period, Badarian, 4500–3800 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Findspot

el-Mustagidda, Egypt

Accession Number

55.63

Medium or Technique

Greywacke

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Cosmetic and Medical