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Palette in the Form of a Fish

Period:
Predynastic Period
Date:
ca. 4500–4000 B.C. (?)
Geography:
From Egypt; Probably from Northern Upper Egypt, Tukh
Medium:
Greywacke
Dimensions:
H. 6.1 cm (2 3/8 in); w. 5 cm (1 15/16 in)
Credit Line:
Gift of Albert M. Lythgoe, 1917
Accession Number:
17.6.78
Not on view
Probably purchased from local residents at Tukh. Donated to the Museum by Albert M. Lythgoe, 1917.

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