|Current Location:||Collections storage|
|Credit Line:||Gift of Dr. E. B. Landis, 1896|
There are 15 red horses and 15 green horses in a net bag. There is a Chinese inscription on the bottom of each horse. The game of ssang-ryouk or backgammon (썅륙)is played with wooden pins or men called mal or horse (말) upon a hollowed wooden board called ssang-ryouk-pahn (썅륙판).
Current & Past Exhibitions:
|Chess and Playing-Cards (18 Sep 1895 - 31 Dec 1895)||View Objects in Exhibition|
|[Catalogue] Culin, R. S. 1898. Chess and Playing Cards: Catalogue of games and implements for divination exhibited by the Unites States National Museum in connection with the Department of Archaeology and Paleontology of the University of Pennsylvania at the Cotton States and. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 849, Figure 156||View Objects related to this Actual Citation|
You may also be interested in these objects:
See a problem? Let us know firstname.lastname@example.org