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Lumps of clay

Nubian
Meroitic Period


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg. West), Pyr. 27

Dimensions

D 1.9

Accession Number

22-2-451c

Medium or Technique

Clay

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

18 spherical lumps of gray clay, possibly playing pieces.

Provenance

From Beg. West 27 1923: 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