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Object Number:17606
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Korea
Period: Joseon Dynasty
Date Made: 19th Century - 1895
Early Date: 1800
Late Date: 1893
Materials:Bone (uncertain)
Ivory (uncertain)
Credit Line:Gift of Dr. E. B. Landis, 1896


Bone or ivory die.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

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


[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: 834, Figure 152View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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