New Kingdom, early Dynasty 18
Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 491
Conical pieces-height: 2.3 cm-2.8 cm Spool-shaped pieces-height: 1.3 cm-1.6 cm
Medium or Technique
Faïence and wood
Egyptian New Kingdom Gallery (Gallery 210)
Game pieces, seven of conical shape with ball tops and four of spool type, for Senet.
From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 491. 1911: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1911: assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
(Accession Date: December 7, 1911)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition