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Spinning Die

Object Number:17627
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Korean
Provenience: Korea
Period: Joseon Dynasty
Date Made: 19th Century - 1895
Early Date: 1800
Late Date: 1895
Section:Asian
Credit Line:Gift of Dr. E. B. Landis, 1896

Description

Spinning die for use with Korean Game of Dignitaries, jong-gyung-doh (종경도) . See 17626 for board.

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: 821, Figure 137View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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