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Object Number:
92-2-8
Current Location:
Out on loan
Culture:
A-Group
Provenience:
Sudan
Nubia
Nag Wadi
Locus:
Cem 142:1
Date Made:
3400-3000 BC
Early Date:
-3400
Late Date:
-3000
Section:
Egyptian
Materials:
Quartz
Description:
Off-white quartz palette usually used for grinding minerals into cosmetics. 92-2-8 is on the right in the multimedia photo.
Length:
14.8cm
Width:
7.3cm
Depth:
1.1cm
Credit Line:
Exchange with the Boston Museum of Fine Arts
Other Number:
142/26/1   -   Field No SF

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Ancient Nubia: Egypt's Rival in Africa (10 Oct 1992 - 03 Oct 1993)
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Bibliography:

[Book] O'Connor, David. 1993. Ancient Nubia: Egypt's Rival in Africa. : Page/Fig./Plate: 128/7/pl2
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