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Recreational playing piece

Playing piece, lenticular, marked on top with 'o' and green glaze.

Provenance

From Beg. South, Pyramid 88, 1921: 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, Napatan Period, reign of unknown ruler, 698–664 B.C.

Findspot

Beg. South, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

2.2x1.6x1.0

Accession Number

21.12111

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment