Game piece (?)

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Su/500

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 1.4 x 1.5 cm (9/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.4232

Medium or Technique

Marble

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Purplish veined marble cylindrical form.

Provenance

From Kerma, Su. 500. 1912-13: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1913: assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition