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Fragmentary gamepieces

Nubian
Classic Kerma
about 1700–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Kerma, 1600c, debris

Accession Number

14.1443

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Recreational

A few fragments of ivory gamepieces in the form of cones and cylinders similar to 14-2-1416.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, 1600c, debris. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition