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Palette

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Rectangular palette. Beveled sides, flat base. Depression in top. Chipped.

Provenance

From Uronarti, Room 145. 1929: 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: 1.6 x 5.7 x 9.3 cm (5/8 x 2 1/4 x 3 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.2313

Medium or Technique

Serpentine

Collections

The Ancient World

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