Greek. <em>Dice or Bones</em>, late 4th century B.C.E. Gold, 3/16 x 3/16 x 5/16 in. (0.5 x 0.4 x 0.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas S. Brush, 71.79.25. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.71.79.24_71.79.25_71.79.26_NegA_print_bw.jpg)

Dice or Bones


Medium: Gold

Dates:late 4th century B.C.E.

Dimensions: 3/16 x 3/16 x 5/16 in. (0.5 x 0.4 x 0.8 cm)


Accession Number: 71.79.25

Image: CUR.71.79.24_71.79.25_71.79.26_NegA_print_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Dice or bone. Piece is a small hollow, roughly rectangular (the sides curved concavely) box pierced lengthwise for suspension. Made of two halves. Condition: Somewhat crushed.

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