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Palette

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This is a rectangular palette with little wear and a chipped corner. It is composed of medium gray fine-grained stone and has a harder stone nodule protruding from an edge.

Provenance

From Seali/Meris (ASN 40/46/1, 1908). Excavated by the Archaeological Survey of Nubia; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia

Nubian,

Findspot

Nubia, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 6.3 x 1 x 14.5 cm (2 1/2 x 3/8 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

40/46/1

Medium or Technique

Stone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment