Dice or Bones
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
late 4th century B.C.E.
3/16 x 3/16 x 5/16 in. (0.5 x 0.4 x 0.8 cm) (show scale)
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Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas S. Brush
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Greek. Dice or Bones, 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, 71.79.26. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.71.79.24_71.79.25_71.79.26_NegA_print_bw.jpg)
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Dice or bone. Piece is a small hollow, roughly rectangular (the sides curved concavely) box pierced lengthwise for suspension. Made of two halves.
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