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Brick

Game Board

Object Number:B16498
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Iraq
Ur
Section:Near Eastern
Materials:Clay
Iconography:Game Board
Credit Line:British Museum/University Museum Expedition to Ur, Iraq, 1926
Other Number:U.2779 - Field No SF
199 - Other Number
P270117 - CDLI Number

Description

CBS Register: 4th Expedition. Brick. With rounded top, two finger mark (Time of Dungi) and a line drawing. Used as a chess board.

No field number in register, but "2779?" in pencil in the margin.

Whole, with partial plaster restoration along edges

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Peace Around the World: Toys and Games for All the Ages (08 Dec 1996 - 31 Aug 1997) View Objects in Exhibition

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