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Gaming piece

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Dimensions

Overall: 2.1 x 1.6 cm (13/16 x 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

12.1422

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Recreational

Faience; conical type piece for board games.

Provenance

From Egypt, Naga el-Deir. N 12 / 45. 1912: 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