Gaming piece

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el Aryan, Grave Z 264 X

Dimensions

Overall: 3.2 x 2.1 cm (1 1/4 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.3075

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Recreational

Conical type game piece, light green faience with wide spiral band of black.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 264X. 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