11. Still Guessing

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Still, scholars attempted to solve the mystery and began to wonder if maybe the object was a toy of some sort. Their shape resembles that of a dice and gambling was a big Roman pastime. However, according to Mental Floss, “most Roman dice were six-sided, smaller, and carved from solid wood, stone, or ivory. Plus, the differently sized holes on each face of the dodecahedrons makes them useless as dice.”

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