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Game piece

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 8a, pit A

Dimensions

15 x 1.5 cm (5 7/8 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

15-4-218

Medium or Technique

Mud

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Recreational

Game piece.

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 8, pit A. 1915: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition