Game piece (?)

Nubian
Kerma


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Room L

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 9.0 x 1.2 cm (3 9/16 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

13.4241

Medium or Technique

Marble

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Purplish veined marble cylindrical shape.

Provenance

From Kerma. 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