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Game piece

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, Under Taharqa Temple, Room G

Dimensions

Height x width: 2.5 x 1.3 cm (1 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

29.1169

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Recreational

A blue glazed game piece.

Provenance

From Semna, under Taharqa Temple, Room G. January, 1928: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan; 1929: accessioned by the MFA.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition