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Mancala Board

Object Number:2015-22-122
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Indonesia
Sumba
Date Made: Early 20th Century
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Wood
Height: 14.7 cm
Length: 89.3 cm
Width: 14 cm
Credit Line:Gift from the Doug and Risa Polumbaum Collection, 2015
Other Number:137 - Collector Number

Description

Flat oval wooden mancala board: 2 X 7 plus two end cups. Projecting from the ends two human heads carved in the round: one male, one female (with chignon). On the sides, in relief, lozenge designs and (on one side) two horses and (on the other) two turtles.

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