Game pieces

Nubian
Napatan Period
690–664 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), West 609

Dimensions

2.4 cm (15/16 in.) Dia 1.85

Accession Number

23-3-403b

Medium or Technique

Sandstone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Recreational

2 yellow game pieces (?)

Provenance

From Beg. West 609, March 1923: 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