Maker Egyptian
Title
  • Artist's Palette
Date between 300 and 200 BCE
Medium Carved wood
Dimensions Overall: 14 1/2 × 2 1/8 × 3 1/4 inches (36.8 × 5.4 × 8.3 cm)
Mount (ed): 13 7/16 × 4 1/2 × 9 inches (34.1 × 11.4 × 22.9 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, William H. Murphy Fund
Accession Number 56.140
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
(Spink and Sons Ltd.);
1956-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Egyptian Antiquities, Property of the Late F. G. Hilton-Price, Esq. Sales cat., Sotheby, Wilkenson and Hodge. London, July 12-21, 1911, no. 836, p. 106.