Game piece

Nubian
Meroitic Period, reign of Aryesbokhe
A.D. 215–225


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. N. XXXVI

Dimensions

2.9 x 1.7 cm (1 1/8 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.12437.3

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

c) Game piece - gray stone. See also 21-3-714a and 21-3-714b.

Provenance

From Beg. North, Pyramid XXXVI. 1921: 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