Gaming piece

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18–20
1550–1070 B.C.


Object Place: Egypt, Tanis

Dimensions

Overall: 1.2 x 1.3 cm (1/2 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

86.795

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Recreational

One gaming piece, pale green glaze, much worn.

Provenance

From Tanis (San el-Hagar). 1884: excavated by William Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; October 28, 1885: presented to the MFA at EEF general meeting.
(Accession Date: January 1, 1886)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription