Gaming counter

Description
Board games and gambling were a popular Roman activity. This decorated counter was used and lost in the Roman town of Isca Dumnoniorum.
Accession Loan No.
123/1932/SF29
Collection Class
Exeter archaeology
Common Name
gaming counter
Simple Name
gaming piece
Full Name
gaming counter
Dimensions
whole diameter 20 mm; whole TH 3 mm
Period Classification
Roman (43-410)
Family Group

Material
bone (animal)
Collector / Excavator
Devon Archaeological Exploration Society
Collection Site Name
Deanery Garden
Collection Town
Exeter
Collection County
Devon
Collection Country
United Kingdom: England
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Collection Continent
Europe

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