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Game piece or model food?

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 290/1

Dimensions

Diameter: 1.9 cm (3/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.3145

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Function unknown

One pale green faience egg-shaped game piece or model food?.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 290/1. 1911: 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