Game piece

Nubian
Kerma
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Kerma, Nubia (Sudan), KM17, x

Dimensions

1.7 x 1.7 x 1.7 cm (11/16 x 11/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

15-2-330

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Small cylinder of alabaster.

Provenance

From Nubia KM17x. 1915 : excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 19 : assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition