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Gaming pieces

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Sudan, Semna, Room A, S. 515

Dimensions

Overall: 2.3 x 1.8 cm (7/8 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.1946

Medium or Technique

Plaster, or faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Recreational

There plaster playing pieces and fragment of others, white and hollow.

Provenance

From Semna, Room A, S. 515. 1924: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