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Game piece

A blue glazed game piece.

Provenance

From Semna, under Taharqa Temple, Room G. January, 1928: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan; 1929: accessioned by the MFA.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, New Kingdom, 1550–1070 B.C.

Findspot

Semna, Nubia (Sudan)

Accession Number

29.1169

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Recreational