The Royal Game of Ur

Wood; shell | 2.4 x 5.7 x 30.1cm | 2600BC-2400BC

Unknown Maker

Game-board; wooden; the face is of 20 variously inlaid square shell plaques; edges made of small plaques and strips, some sculptured with an eye and some possibly with rosettes; on the back are three lines of shell triangular ornamental inlays.

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