Ivory die for playing dice

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Historical period(s)
9th-10th century
Medium
Ivory
Dimensions
H x W (overall): 5 x 6 cm (1 15/16 x 2 3/8 in)
Geography
Iran
Credit Line
Gift of Ernst Herzfeld
Accession Number
FSC-O-21
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Toy and Entertainment
Type

Gaming die

Keywords
game playing, Iran, Islam, playing
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Ernst Herzfeld German, 1879 - 1948

Collection Area(s)
Arts of the Islamic World
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum