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Game Board

Mancala Board

Object Number:2015-22-121
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Indonesia
Date Made: 19th Century
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Wood
Paint
Gilt
Kaolin
Height: 15.8 cm
Length: 91.5 cm
Width: 15.1 cm
Credit Line:Gift from the Doug and Risa Polumbaum Collection, 2015
Other Number:136 - Collector Number

Description

Wood mancala board, painted white: 2 X 7 plus two large end cups. Ends supported by crouching lions. In the center two drawers (one now missing) to hold playing pieces. Flowers carved in relief between cups; sprays of leaves on front of the drawer that is present.

Wood mancala board, painted white: 2 X 7 plus two large end cups. Ends supported by crouching lions. In the center two drawers (one now missing) to hold playing pieces. Flowers carved in relief between cups; sprays of leaves on front of the drawer that is present.

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