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Palette

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Fragment of palette similar to 29-1-297

Provenance

From Semna, debris Rm W252. 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: 7.4 x 7.9 x 2 cm (2 15/16 x 3 1/8 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1283

Medium or Technique

Serpentine? Register says granite

Collections

The Ancient World

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