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Borobodur Game DLP Game   

Period Medieval

Region Southeastern Asia

Category Reconstruction, Pending, Board, Race


This game is depicted on the tenth century Borobodur Stupa in Java, Indonesia.


2x12 board. The center of the board is either decorated with a floral motif or with five pieces on the same spot. Either eleven or sixteen pieces. Two cubic dice. Not all pieces are on the board at the same time. More than one piece can occupy a space.



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Soar, M. "2007. Board Games and Backgammon in Ancient Indian Sculpture. In I. Finkel (ed.), Ancient Board Games in Perspective. London: The British Museum Press, p. 177-231.



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