Warri Board; SLNM.1991.04.04


Sierra Leone National Museum


Warri Board

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CATALOGUE: It is made of hard wood. Boat shaped with twelve holes in which to play with the counters, which are usually seeds or cowrie shells. The one end is pointed with a sharp point with a triangular hole into which the winnings are placed. The hole at the other end has a blunt edge. It has engraved circles as decoration.

Other Information: No information, purchased in the early seventies.

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