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Sig (Dguache) DLP Game   

Period Modern

Region Northern Africa

Category Reconstruction, Pending, Board, Race


This game, known as Sig like many other games in North Africa, was played in Dguache, Tunisia. It was played on holes made in the sand instead of a board.


6x6 grid of holes, with the central row extended another six holes.



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Depaulis 2001: 65.

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Akkari-Weriemmi, J. 1990. "Jeux traditionnels de Jerba (Tunisie). IBLA: revue de l'Institut des belles lettres arabes 53(156): 297-320.

Depaulis, T. 2001. 'Jeux de parcours du monde arabo-musulman (Afrique du Nord et Proche-Orient). Board Games Studies 4: 53-76.



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