Requires Photography

Discs, [game pieces?]

Nubian
Napatan Period
712–664 B.C.


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia, Beg., W 562

Dimensions

largest diameter 2.65 cm (1 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-820a

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Recreational

3 ivory convex discs with incised designs (Game pieces?)

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Meroe, Tomb W 562. [Excav. date] March 1923

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition