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Palette

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Small oval red slate palette

Provenance

From Semna, SLXX. 1924: 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

Semna, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Other: 5.6 x 8.2 cm (2 3/16 x 3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

24.2097

Medium or Technique

Slate

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Writing