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Game of Senet


Ibolya Horvath
by Tjflex2
published on 21 September 2016
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A game box and pieces for playing the game of Senet found within the intact KV62 tomb of king Tutankhamun. This object is today part of the permanent collection of the Cairo Museum of Egypt. King Tut Exhibit, Seattle, 2012.

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