University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 2003-34-420
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Egypt
Length: 13cm
Width: 7.7cm
Depth: 1.2cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number22/549 - Field No SF
1995.X.16414 - Other Number


Flat stone with rounded smooth edges. Found in house P46.9, Amarna.This palette served as a grinding stone for minerals the Egyptians used for cometic eye paint.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Amarna: Ancient Egypt's Place in the Sun (12 Nov 2006)View Objects in Exhibition


[Book] Silverman, David P., et al. 2006. Akhenaten and Tutankhamun Revolution and Restoration. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 117, fig. 103View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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