Serpentine twenty-sided die from the Ptolemaic Period, Egypt.
The first twenty letters from the Greek alphabet are inscribed on its sides. A die like this would’ve been used for a variety of purposes, from fortune telling to gambling and gaming.
Source: The Metropolitan Museum of Art (click image for item link)
Serpentine twenty-sided dice from the Ptolemaic Period, Egypt. Letters from the Greek alphabet are inscribed on its...
No douby used for the Illiad tabeltop RPG.
an ancient d20 …X (via ancientpeoples)