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Game Board

1991.502 (RS21540)

Description

Pine game board, of rounded square form, carved with geometric patterns of grooves and indentations (both sides carved). It holds a collection of colored clay marbles. The wood is unfinished.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1775-1850
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
carving (processes)
clay
pine (wood)
Object type
Game
Descriptive terms
BOARD, GAME
Carved
carving (processes)
clay
Clay
gameboards (board game elements)
Pine
pine (wood)
Dimensions
12.25 x 12 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.502
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2476

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