Artist Egyptian
Title
  • Fragment of a Slate Palette
Date between 3300 and 3000 BCE
Medium slate
Dimensions Overall (three sides): 4 1/4 × 4 1/4 × 4 7/8 inches (10.8 × 10.8 × 12.4 cm)
Credit Line Gift of the Egypt Exploration Fund, 1902
Accession Number 1990.215
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
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1902, probably excavated in (Fayum, Egypt);
1902, gifted by the Egypt Exploration Fund;
1990-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)