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Palette

Fragment of a palette

Provenance

From Uronarti, Room 41. 1928: 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

Nubian,

Findspot

Uronarti, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Other: 1.8 x 6.9 cm (11/16 x 2 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1666

Medium or Technique

Schist

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Writing