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Flat type faience game piece.

Provenance

From Egypt, Zawiyet el-Aryan, Z 247 X. 1911: 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.

Object Place

Zawiyet el-Aryan, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 1.2 x 1.8 cm (1/2 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.3076

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Recreational