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Gaming piece: CM.355-2001

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Maker(s)

Ascribed culture Viking

Description

Hollow coned gaming piece. Five projections with the largest in the centre.

Find spot

  • Torksey, Lincolnshire

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (2001-06-11) by Rickett, J.

Dating

Medieval
800 - 999

Note

Hollow

Components of the work

Object composed of lead Weight 10.24 g
Whole Object Height 15 mm Length 13 mm

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.355-2001
Primary reference Number: 183919
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Sunday 7 August 2011 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Coins and Medals

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