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#redirect [[12th_Century_Games]]
Games might be played after supper for entertainment.
 
 
*[[Chess]] - generally played on a larger table sized board on trestles or the floor. The queen moved like a bishop. (Holmes 1952, 43)
 
*[[Draughts]] - similar to modern checkers (Holmes 1952 p43)
 
*[[Tables]] - a kind of backgammon, played on a board with [[dice]]. (Holmes 1952, p43)
 
 
== See also ==
 
* [[Game]]s
 
* [[12 Century life]]
 
 
=== Offsite Links ===
 
 
* [http://www.thebritishmuseum.ac.uk/compass/ixbin/goto?id=OBJ566 Isle of Lewis Chessmen]
 
 
 
[[Category:12th century]]
 

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