Playing piece with animal head
Findspot: Sudan, Meroe, W 609, No. 16
Height: 2.8 cm (1 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Faience. Faded glaze. Conical gamepiece form surmounted by animal head wth transverse hole through it.
From Meroe, W 609, No. 16. March 9, 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition