Roman glass astragal

R12

£75.00

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A clear moulded glass gaming counter in the form of a knuckle-bone or astragal. These pieces were used as dice and thrown in games of chance or betting.

Culture:
Roman, 1st or 2nd Century AD

Size:
2 x 1.1 cms

Condition:
Intact as shown

Provenance:
Ex. private collection, Sussex, UK; acquired early 20th Century

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