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Lumps of clay

18 spherical lumps of gray clay, possibly playing pieces.

Provenance

From Beg. West 27 1923: 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, Meroitic Period,

Findspot

Meroe (Beg. West), Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

D 1.9

Accession Number

22-2-451c

Medium or Technique

Clay

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment