Skip to main content

Gaming piece: CM.354-2001

An image of Gaming piece

Terms of use

These images are provided for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons License (BY-NC-ND). To license a high resolution version, please contact our image library who will discuss fees, terms and waivers.

Download this image

Creative commons explained - what it means, how you can use our's and other people's content.

Alternative views

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Viking (Ascribed culture)



Hollow lead gaming piece. Sub-circular in form and slightly chipped on the base.

Find spot

Acquisition and important dates

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


800 - 999



Components of the work

Object composed of lead Weight 4.58 g
Whole Object Diameter 14 mm Height 11 mm

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.354-2001
Primary reference Number: 183922
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 11 January 2023 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2024) "Gaming piece" Web page available at: Accessed: 2024-07-21 14:45:02

Citation for Wikipedia

To cite this record on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url= |title=Gaming piece |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2024-07-21 14:45:02|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

API call for this record

To call these data via our API (remember this needs to be authenticated) you can use this code snippet:

Bootstrap HTML code for reuse

To use this as a simple code embed, copy this string:

<div class="text-center">
    <figure class="figure">
        <img src=""
        alt="Gaming piece"
        class="img-fluid" />
        <figcaption class="figure-caption text-info">Gaming piece</figcaption>

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...