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Palette?

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Flat fragment of palette? Rounded at one end, broken at otherend.

Provenance

From Semna, debris from Rm. W296. 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

Semna, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Other: 1.8 x 5.4 cm (11/16 x 2 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

28-2-76d

Medium or Technique

Slate

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Writing