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Roman Empire, Imperial Period, ca. 1st to 4th century CE. An excellent and functional set of six-sided dice, carved from ancient bovine bone of grey and russet hues, with each die displaying one through six. These playful gaming instruments highlight the universality of gaming across cultures and centuries! Perfect for your next game of Backgammon! Size: .25" L x .25" W x .25" H (0.6 cm x 0.6 cm x 0.6 cm)

Provenance: acquired from Herakles Numismatics, Huntersville, North Carolina, USA

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Minor surface wear commensurate with age. Generally excellent.

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Pair of Roman Bone Dice

Estimate $300 - $450Dec 20, 2017