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Head of animal gaming piece?

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B904

Dimensions

2.7 x 1.5 cm (1 1/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-503

Medium or Technique

Unfired clay

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Small sculpted clay object, unpainted, animal head? with flat base. A gaming piece?

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal B904. 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