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Palette

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Rectangular palette, beveled sides, oval depression on top, edges worn, large chip in one corner.

Provenance

From Semna, CCXLI. 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, Egypt

Dimensions

Other: 7.4 x 11.9 x 1.9 cm (2 15/16 x 4 11/16 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

24.2234

Medium or Technique

Serpentine

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Writing