Stone and Pottery Gaming Discs

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Title

Stone and Pottery Gaming Discs

Subject

Artifacts

Description

These artifacts were found at a Late Woodland site in Scott County in southwestern Virginia. They are stone and clay potsherd discs that possibly served as “tallies” or counters in keeping score in a game. Such artifacts give unique insights into Virginia Indian daily life in the past. (Photo enhanced)

Source

Virginia Department of Historic Resources, Richmond, VA

Date

900 - 1600 C.E.

Format

.JPG, 809 × 542

Type

Image

Coverage

Scott County

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Photograph

Physical Dimensions

809 × 542

Files

44SC0013_stone_&_pottery_disks.tif

Citation

“Stone and Pottery Gaming Discs,” Virginia Indian Archive, accessed September 16, 2021, https://virginiaindianarchive.org/items/show/402.

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