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Game Board

Mancala Board

Object Number:2015-22-63
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Mbete (uncertain)
Provenience: Gabon
Date Made: Mid to Late 20th Century
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Paint
Height: 8.8 cm
Length: 59.5 cm
Width: 14.2 cm
Credit Line:Gift from the Doug and Risa Polumbaum Collection, 2015
Other Number:73 - Collector Number

Description

Configuration: 2 x 6

Game board made of wood. Rectangular shaped board with projection in the shape of human head painted red and white. Twelve shallow. Flat base.

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