Dark wood overlaid with strips of incised ivory fastened by wooden pegs; sliding cover with knob; four square legs. Some strips missing and some broken.
Said to be from Akhmim. 1903: purchased for the MFA in Qena, Egypt from Ghirgas by Albert M. Lythgoe for £6. Acquired with funds from the Emily Esther Sears Fund with additions. (Accession Date: January 1, 1903)
Emily Esther Sears Fund