Now this is one clever idea from one of the "decorating/crafting" blogs I've been devouring lately that fits in perfectly with Goddesschess and our attachment to ancient games:
PAINTED STONE DOMINOES!
I found these at the cleverly named "Repeat Crafter Me" --
Learn more about the game of dominoes:
From Domino-games, we learn that "Dominoes are believed to have originated in China (see Chinese Dominoes) in the 12th century, though Egyptian or Arabian origins are also theorized."