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Gaming piece

Faience; conical type piece for board games.

Provenance

From Egypt, Naga el-Deir. N 12 / 45. 1912: 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.

Accession Number

12.1422

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Recreational