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Evidence for Bagh Bukree

1 pieces of evidence found.

Id DLP.Evidence.1702
Type Ethnography
Location Deccan
Date 1832-01-01 - 1832-12-31
Rules 5x5 intersecting lines, with diagonals drawn in the four quadrants of the board. Two triangles, their apices intersecting the main board at opposite midpoints. The base of the triangle is bisected by a line drawn from the apex, and this line is bisected and intersects with the other two sides of the triangle. One player plays as three tigers, the other as thirteen sheep.
Content "Bagh-bukree lit. Tiger and Sheep; Second var. 3 baghs (tigers), and 13 bukrees (sheep)." Herklots 1832: liv.
Confidence 100
Ages Child
Source Herklots, G. 1832. Qanoon-e-Islam, or the Customs of the Moosulmans of India. London: Parbury, Allen, and Co.

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