Game piece

Egyptian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kumma, St. W, K IV

Dimensions

Other: 3 x 3.7 x 0.8 cm (1 3/16 x 1 7/16 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

24-2-435c

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Recreational

Playing piece, flat slab, roughly rectangular with rounded edges, worked edges.

Provenance

From Kumma, St. W, K IV. 1924: 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