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Blog post from Friday, 14 March, 2014

Dice [i.e. die] made by prisoners

Carved bone die, wheel-shaped with 2 flat sides. The circumference has 8 flat sides on which dots representing numbers have been incised. There is a hole through the middle

Donor claims the die was made by convicts (i.e. prisoners) at Narrabri Gaol

Find out more about our rich collections of convict records and objects by visiting the Family and Local History section of the Library or searching our eresources and weblinks via our website.

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