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Game Piece

Object Number:E11522
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Egypt
Period: Egyptian Early Dynastic
First Dynasty
Date Made: 3000-2800 BCE
Early Date: -3001
Late Date: -2799
Height: 4.45 cm
Length: 6.99 cm
Width: 2.86 cm
Credit Line:Distribution from the Egypt Exploration Fund, William Flinders Petrie, 1903
Other Number:AES 3505 - Other Number


Lion, couchant. Inlaid eye of chalcedony. Feet missing.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Lower Egyptian Gallery (1996 - 2018) View Objects in Exhibition


[Book] Wegner, Jennifer H., and Wegner, Josef W. 2015. The Sphinx That Traveled To Philadelphia.. Philadelphia. University of Pennsylvania Press. pg. 239 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 159/7.18bView Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Ranke, Hermann. 1950. "A Guide to the Egyptian Collections". The University Museum Bulletin. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 15. no. 2-3. pg. 21-109 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 29, fig. 13View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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