Set of Four Divination Dice (Hakata)
Arts of Africa
Ivory (or Wood, possibly)
late 19th or early 20th century
a: 4 1/2 x 1 3/4 x 7/8 in. (11.4 x 4.5 x 2.2 cm)
b: 4 1/2 x 1 3/4 x 7/8 in. (11.4 x 4.5 x 2.2 cm)
c: 4 1/2 x 1 3/4 x 3/4 in.(11.4 x 4.5 x 1.9 cm)
d: 4 3/8 x 1 3/4 x 7/8in. (11.1 x 4.5 x 2.2 cm) (show scale)
Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund
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Shona. Set of Four Divination Dice (Hakata), late 19th or early 20th century. Ivory (or Wood, possibly), a: 4 1/2 x 1 3/4 x 7/8 in. (11.4 x 4.5 x 2.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund, 22.488a-d. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.22.488a-d_front_PS5.jpg)
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