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Game piece

Period:
Middle Kingdom–Second Intermediate Period
Dynasty:
Dynasty 12–13
Date:
ca. 1981–1550 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, Tomb of Nakht (493), Pit 307, MMA excavations, 1913–14
Medium:
Faience
Dimensions:
W. 1.5 × H. 1.4 cm (9/16 × 9/16 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1915
Accession Number:
15.3.16
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 109
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds.

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