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Evidence for Bao ki arabu (Zanzibar 1)

1 pieces of evidence found.

Id DLP.Evidence.647
Type Artifact
Location Zanzibar
Date 1931-01-01AD - 1931-12-31AD
Rules 4 rows of eight holes. Three counters in each hole. Players pick up counters from any of their holes and sow them in either direction. If the last counter falls into an occupied hole, they pick the counters in this hole up and continue sowing. Sowing ends when the last counter falls into an empty hole. If the empty hole is in the inner row, the player captures any of the counters in the opponent's two holes opposite it. Play ends when all of one player's seeds have been captured.
Content Ingrams 1931: 256-257 "In each hole are three seeds, and two rows of holes for each player. The starting player picks up the seeds from one hole, and passing either to right or to left, drops one into each hole. If the last of the seeds in his hand drops into a hole with more seeds in, all are picked up and distributed till at last one falls into an unoccupied hole. He then picks up all the seeds of his opponent in the two holes immediately opposite. The second player goes on, and the game continues till one or the other captures all his enemy's seeds."
Confidence 100

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