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Evidence for Tavli

1 pieces of evidence found.

Id DLP.Evidence.2130
Type Ethnography
Location 35°30'49.50"N, 24° 1'5.40"E
Date 1994-09-01 - 1996-02-28
Rules Portes, Plakoto, and Fevga are played in succession. One point is awarded to the winner of each game, two points if the opponent hasn't moved pieces out of their starting quadrant. It is typically played to five or seven points.
Content Account of Tavli players in Chania, Crete as observed by Malaby in 1994-1996. Malaby 2003: 59-75.
Confidence 100
Ages All
Spaces Inside, Outside, Public
Genders Male
Source Malaby, T. 2003. Gambling Life: Dealing in Contingency in a Greek City. Urbana, IL: University of Illinois Press.

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