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Game Board

Mancala Board

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Object Title:
Mancala
Object Number:
53-1-1A
Current Location:
Collections storage
Provenience:
Liberia
Culture Area:
West Africa
Section:
African
Materials:
Wood
Stone
Technique:
Incised
Description:
Wooden with twelve cups in two bands of six supported by hollow truncated pyramidal base. From the lower part of each end there projects a horn like cup joined at the top to the ends of the gaming surface. Incised decorations on the base. Mancala board.
Credit Line:
Gift of Samuel W. Fernberger

Current & Past Exhibitions:

African Gallery (1982 - 1986)
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African Gallery (1987 - 1994)
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Bibliography:

[Journal] De Voogt, Alex J. "Mancala: Games That Count" Vol.: Vol. 43, No. 1. : Page/Fig./Plate: 40
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