|Against the Giants cover by Bill Willingham|
. . . Giant's Bag Contents: There will be numerous occasions when bags and chests will be searched by the party. The contents of these containers may be determined randomly by using the table hereafter. The number of items in the bag or other container is simply determined by rolling five four-sided dice (5d4) to obtain a random number of items between 5 and 20 . . .
Giant's Bag Contents Table:Die Roll ______ Item In Bag or Other Container ______01 - 03 old axe blade for use as hand chopper04 - 17 boulders, small (1-4)18 - 19 bowl and spoon, tin or pewter, battered20 - 21 brass item, various and sundry, bent22 - 23 caltrops, iron, large (1-6)24 - 25 cheese, hard, slightly moldy and stinky26 - 30 cloak, shabby, wool or hide31 -32 comb and hairpins, bone33 - 40 cooking pot, iron41 - 43 horn, drinking44 - 47 knife, skinning48 - 53 linens, various, soiled, patched54 - 60 meat, haunch of61 - 64 money, copper (100 - 400 pieces)65 - 67 money, silver (20 - 80 pieces)68 - 69 money, gold (10 - 40 pieces)70 - 76 pelt, fur, worthless and mangy77 - 83 rope, 10' - 120 ' coil, very strong84 - 85 salt, small bag or box of86 - 90 sandals, old91 - 98 skin, water or wine, full99 - 00 teeth or tusks, animal, no ivory value (1 -8)
It is suggested that no item be duplicated; roll again if a duplicate item is indicated by any given roll . . . (pg 2 - 3, Gygax)
Update 1 - 8 -17
+Chris Tamm came by and left a link to his d100 Giant's Sack Table! Check it out: