WHS connected to the playing of a board game
The connection belongs to Human Activity connections.
- Ancient Thebes: Tomb of Nefertari with a mural showing her playing the ancient Egyptian game of "Senet" Link
- Fatehpur Sikri: Courtyard for playing "Pachisi". A type of Ludo played by the Mughal Emperor Akbar using girls from his harem as "counters" with him "running" the game from a central raised chair! Link
- Petra: There is a view that a number of carvings at Petra were "boards" for playing a version of the "sowing" game "Mancala" Link
- Shahr-i Sokhta: The oldest discovered backgammon
Do you know of another WHS we could connect to Board Games?
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