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Gambling of high-living Anglo-Saxons revealed by archaeological find

Gambling of high-living Anglo-Saxons revealed by archaeological find | Europa Medieval | Scoop.it
Top-quality backgammon piece found at 7th-century habitation site in Kent It would have been a very expensive toy, expertly crafted and imported across the Channel – and archaeologists say it provides a glimpse of the luxurious life of Anglo-Saxon...

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Joy Kinley's curator insight, November 22, 2013 9:18 AM

By seeing how people spend their free time we can understand how they lived and see the similarities to our modern lives.

Cameron Crowell's curator insight, November 22, 2013 4:02 PM

High rollers in Anglo-Saxon Britain 

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Twitter / StoryOfEarth: Medieval Castle, Carcassonne, ...

Twitter / StoryOfEarth: Medieval Castle, Carcassonne, ... | Europa Medieval | Scoop.it
Medieval Castle, Carcassonne, France http://t.co/Dgtv5GHxhD
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