Rectangular palette

Period:
Predynastic, Naqada III
Date:
ca. 3300–3100 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Southern Upper Egypt, Hierakonpolis (Nekhen), Fort Cemetery (Hk 27), MMA excavations, 1934–35
Medium:
Greywacke
Dimensions:
1 15/16 x 6 1/8 x 4 in. (5 x 15.5 x 10.2 cm)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1935
Accession Number:
35.7.59
Not on view
Excavations of the Metropolitan Museum of Art Egyptian Expedition at Hierakonpolis, 1934–35. Allotted to the Museum by the Egyptian Government in the division of finds.