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Discs, [game pieces?]

3 ivory convex discs with incised designs (Game pieces?)

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Meroe, Tomb W 562. [Excav. date] March 1923

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Nubian, Napatan Period, 712–664 B.C.

Object Place

Beg., Nubia, Sudan

Dimensions

largest diameter 2.65 cm (1 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-3-820a

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Recreational