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Fragmentary gamepieces

A few fragments of ivory gamepieces in the form of cones and cylinders similar to 14-2-1416.

Provenance

From Nubia, Kerma, 1600c, debris. 1914: 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

Nubian, Classic Kerma, about 1700–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Kerma, Nubia

Accession Number

14.1443

Medium or Technique

Ivory

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Recreational