Possibly Bullom. <em>Mancala Game Board</em>, late 19th century. Wood, 25 3/4 x 5 1/2 x 6 1/2 in.  (65.4 x 14 x 16.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund, 22.213. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.22.213_threequarter_PS5.jpg)

Mancala Game Board


Medium: Wood

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:late 19th century

Dimensions: 25 3/4 x 5 1/2 x 6 1/2 in. (65.4 x 14 x 16.5 cm)


Accession Number: 22.213

Image: CUR.22.213_threequarter_PS5.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Boat-shaped mancala game board with twelve round receptacles arranged in two rows, plus one triangular cup on either end. A carved head is carved behind the apex of each triangular cup. Bas-relief, braided design carved along each side. Small box-shaped foot with old crack in center. Condition is good.

Brooklyn Museum