Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe (Beg.), Pyramid 110
9.7 cm (3 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Playing pieces, 3 circular “button” shaped pieces, flat on one side, convex on the other side; surfaces much weathered; 3 sticks all broken; 2 sticks broken, cackal’s head on top.
From Meroe (Beg. South), Pyramid 110. 1921: 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