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Mancala Board

Object Number:2015-22-118
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Indonesia
Timor
Timor Laut
Date Made: 19th to Early 20th Century
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Wood
Height: 6.5 cm
Length: 82.1 cm
Width: 29.8 cm
Credit Line:Gift from the Doug and Risa Polumbaum Collection, 2015
Other Number:133 - Collector Number

Description

Flat wooden mancala board: 2 X 6 cups, plus 2 endcups. Supported by four short legs. A projection at each end carved as a human face, with straight brow and nose. Very heavy. Collected in the Tanimbar Islands (Timor Laut).

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