In the Easter holidays this year, Mr Gunn was walking on the banks of the river Thames and found the following object;
He emailed the Museum of London who confirmed that it is a dice made from bone dated from Roman to late Medieval times (43AD- 1485AD).
The History Department summer term competition this year is the following;
Using your historical imagination, write a story that tells the history of this dice.
This could be a short story, a poem or any other format which provides some insight into the history of the object.
Some ideas to help;
How did it end up in the river?
Which period was it from?
Another (slightly out of focus picture) to further your imagination:
Please email your entries to Mr Gunn, email@example.com, by 4pm on Monday 7 June.