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Game piece or model food?

One pale green faience egg-shaped game piece or model food?.


From Egypt, Zawiyet el-Aryan, Z290/1. 1911: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, New Kingdom, 1550–1070 B.C.

Object Place

Zawiyet el-Aryan, Egypt

Accession Number


Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Unclassifiable objects, Function Unknown