Correct spelling: pieces
The seamen, seeing this, threw other pieces on the ice nearer to the ship. - "Stories of Animal Sagacity", W.H.G. Kingston.
It would take her will, the will of a soldier's daughter, and break it into little pieces to make a path for her to walk upon! - "The Shepherd of the North", Richard Aumerle Maher.
Two field pieces were quickly brought up by Capt. - "A Sketch of the Life of Brig. Gen. Francis Marion", William Dobein James.