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Goose Game

Game Diagram

Native NameJonggyeongdo
Object Number:17626
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Korean
Provenience: Korea
Period: Joseon Dynasty
Date Made: 19th Century - 1895
Early Date: 1800
Late Date: 1895
Section:Asian
Materials:Paper
Credit Line:Gift of Dr. E. B. Landis, 1896

Description

Paper diagram for game of jonggyeongdo, a Korean game of dignitaries (종경도) or civil official promotion game. Similar to the Chinese game of caixuan 升官圖, the object of the game is to be promoted to a high rank. 108 stations. 17627 is used as a die for this game.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Chess and Playing-Cards (18 Sep 1895 - 31 Dec 1895) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Culin, Robert 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 International Exposition, Atlanta, Georgia 1895.. Washington, D.C. Smithsonian Institution. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 848View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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