Travel Chinese dominoes, game; unknown maker; ?; RX.1998.10.7

Name/Title

Travel Chinese dominoes, game

About this object

A set of flat travel dominoes that would have been kept in a small pouch or box. They would take up very little space so ideal for the Chinese miners to dive into a game when they wanted to.

Maker

unknown maker

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

?

Period

unknown

Place Made

Asia, China

Medium and Materials

processed material, synthetic, plastic

Inscription and Marks

each piece has red and black dots to denote the playing card numbers. In addition each item has its own symbol or writing in Chinese

Measurements

Each card:
l 85mm x w 20mm
Total weight of roughly 40 cards is 38g

Object Type

games

Object number

RX.1998.10.7

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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Tags
chinese
game
travel

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