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Game Board

Mancala Board

Object Number:2015-22-4
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Ashanti (uncertain)
Baule (uncertain)
Provenience: West Africa
Date Made: Early 20th Century
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Height: 16.3 cm
Length: 46.2 cm
Width: 19.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift from the Doug and Risa Polumbaum Collection, 2015
Other Number:4 - Collector Number

Description

Configuration: 2 x 6

Game board made of wood. Rectangular shaped scallop board supported by pedestal. Twelve round playing pockets bisected by ridge. Incised geometic design on pedestal.

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