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gaming-piece

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    EA64310

  • Description

    Gaming-piece: of conical shape in translucent dark-blue glass. Irregular drops of glass have been spattered on the surface.

  • Culture/period

  • Findspot

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 1.21 centimetres
    • Diameter: 1.47 centimetres
  • Curator's comments

    This spatter technique of decoration is established for vessels but is rare on smaller objects.

  • Bibliography

    • Cooney 1976 747 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1878

  • Department

    Ancient Egypt & Sudan

  • BM/Big number

    EA64310

  • Registration number

    1878,1012.19

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