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Gaming piece: CM.434-2000

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Maker(s)

Ascribed culture Viking

Description

Hollow circular lead gaming piece. Five bulbous projections on the upper surface.

Find spot

  • Torksey, Lincolnshire

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bought (2000-05-08) by Winterton, Robert

Dating

Medieval
800 - 999 999

Note

Hollow

Components of the work

Object: composed of lead Weight 13.18 g

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.434-2000
Primary reference Number: 183923
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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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Gaming piece" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/183923 Accessed: 2022-01-29 06:44:14

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