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Archeologists find a complete set of game pieces
« on: August 15, 2013, 05:01:03 AM »
http://www.theverge.com/2013/8/14/4622122/oldest-board-game-tokens-found-turkey

And, to thrill the cockles of all Grogheads, the corners of the pieces are clipped.
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Re: Archeologists find a complete set of game pieces
« Reply #1 on: August 15, 2013, 06:24:03 AM »
Very cool thanks for sharing.
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Re: Archeologists find a complete set of game pieces
« Reply #2 on: August 15, 2013, 12:33:06 PM »
Cool story, besilarius!  That made two different parts of my geek side go squee.  8) 

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Re: Archeologists find a complete set of game pieces
« Reply #3 on: August 15, 2013, 04:17:11 PM »
...iteresting is the fact that the very games is still availble at Matrix and still cost the 59 shekel of copper, no price reduction in 5000 years  ;)

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Re: Archeologists find a complete set of game pieces
« Reply #4 on: August 15, 2013, 05:38:07 PM »
...iteresting is the fact that the very games is still availble at Matrix and still cost the 59 shekel of copper, no price reduction in 5000 years  ;)

ha!   ;D
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Re: Archeologists find a complete set of game pieces
« Reply #5 on: August 15, 2013, 09:24:13 PM »
...iteresting is the fact that the very games is still availble at Matrix and still cost the 59 shekel of copper, no price reduction in 5000 years  ;)

+1 LOL!
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