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Limestone game ball

Details

  • ID
    MMA_07.231.1a
  • Department
    Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
  • Classification
    Recreational equipment
  • Findspot
    Covington's Tomb
  • Material
    Limestone
  • Credit Line
    MMA, Gift of The Egyptian Research Account and British School of Archaeology in Egypt, 1907
  • Period
    Early Dynastic Period - Old Kingdom, Dynasty 2 - Dynasty 3
  • Object owned by
    Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • Notes
    Excavated by the Egyptian Research Account and the British School of Archaeology in Egypt at Giza. Received by the ERA and the BSAE from the Egyptian government in the division of finds. Allotted to the Museum, 1907.

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