AFRICAN GAMEBOARDS

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FON
Gameboard
20" high
$500

 TOMA
Gameboard
30" high
$800

GOGO
Gameboard
36" high
$1200




ETHIOPIAN
Gameboards

BOBO
Gameboards

BAMANA
Gameboards

SONGYE
Gameboards

DAN
Gameboards

MAKONDE
Gameboards

MAKONDE
Gameboards

ASANTE
Gameboards

 DAN
Gameboards

The gameboards below have been sold and are left here for educational and research purposes.

BAMILEKE
Gameboard
SOLD

LUBA
Gameboard
SOLD

DOGON
Gameboard
SOLD

ZOROMO
Gameboard
SOLD

 MANO
Gameboard
SOLD

 MOSSI
Gameboard
SOLD

DOGON
Gameboard
25" high
SOLD

 

 

MENDE
Gameboard
5.5" high x 29.5" long
SOLD




Photographs © Hamill Gallery

AFRICAN GAMEBOARDS, (MANKALA, MANCALA, WARI)

Despite their appearance, some of these gameboards might have been made to be sold.

The gameboards range from everyday objects with monumental, simple forms to ornate pieces bringing status to the owner. They all show the creativity and power Africans put into functional objects.

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