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Game Board

Mancala Board

Object Number:2015-22-69
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Liberia
Date Made: Late 19th-Early 20th Century
Section:African
Materials:Wood
Height: 10.8 cm
Length: 71 cm
Width: 13.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift from the Doug and Risa Polumbaum Collection, 2015
Other Number:79 - Collector Number

Description

Configuration: 2 x 7 Plus 1 Endcup

Game board made of wood. Rectangular shaped scallop board supported by pedestal. Projection in the shape of animal head at one end of board, opposite end has endcup projection. Twelve deep round playing pockets bisected by band of incised circles (8) design.

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