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Gaming piece

Button shaped, flat on bottom, rounded top comes to slight point.

Provenance

From Giza, Egypt, Ave. 3, debris: 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, Late Period, 760–332 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Diameter: 2.1 cm (13/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2951

Medium or Technique

Stone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Recreational