Hmmmm - those two "eyes" staring out at me across the millennia? Fascinating.
From People's Daily Online
20,000 years artificially drilled specimen found in Henan
17:19, November 22, 2010
"Despite the documented evidence of chess historian H.J.R. Murray, I have always thought that chess was invented by a goddess." George Koltonowski, from Women in Chess, Players of the Modern Game