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Scribe's Palette

Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art

DATES ca. 1759–1075 B.C.E.
PERIOD Late Middle Kingdom to New Kingdom
DIMENSIONS 16.137a: 1 3/4 x 3/8 x 15 15/16 in. (4.4 x 0.9 x 40.5 cm) 16.137b part of palette: 5/16 × 8 5/8 in. (0.8 × 21.9 cm)
INSCRIPTIONS b3k n pr djet "servant of the house of eternity"
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
CREDIT LINE Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour
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