Egyptian New Kingdom faience Senet gaming counterE12
A blue glazed faience gaming counter from a Senet board, the middle of the piece is painted with three horizontal black lines.
Egypt, New Kingdom, 18th Dynasty, c. 1550-1292 BC
1.5 x 1.6 cms
Surface chipping as seen in the photographs
Ex. collection: Alfred Theodore Arber-Cooke (c.1905-1993), thence by family descent; collection acquired from the 1930s to the 1970s. Arber-Cooke was a keen amateur antiquarian and author of two books on British archaeology.