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This item is on display at Melbourne Museum
Disc - Bone, circa 1880 Reg. No: LL 13677
- This bone disc was excavated at Cassleden Place in 2003. It was likely part of a toy or game.
People living in and visiting Little Lon found many ways to enjoy their leisure time. Tokens and dice attest to gambling and games of strategy; dominoes and possibly mah-jong and Pai Gow were also played.
- DISC OF BONE WITH 5MM HOLE IN CENTRE AND DOMED TOP.
- Acquisition Information:
- Transfer from Heritage Victoria, 2005
|Discipline:||Archaeology - Historical|
|Dimensions:||5.0 mm (Height), 20.0 mm (Width), 20 mm (Diameter)|
|Tagged with:||games, game piece, making history - little lonsdale street|
|Themes this item is part of:||Little Lon, Little Lon Collection|
|On Display at:||Melbourne Museum|
|Primary Classification:||HISTORICAL ARCHAEOLOGY|
|Lot Area Unit:||41J/3/387|