The Ancient Origins of Dice — JSTOR Daily

Gambling is one of humankind’s oldest activities. Dice in particular have drawn attention from scholars, and a recent study of dice reveals that truly balanced dice did not really exist until the Renaissance. How pre-Renaissance people viewed their games’ fairness is difficult to say, but dice themselves have a long and fascinating history. In the pre-colonial…

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