The royal game of Ur.

The board is a replica of one found in a royal tomb in Ur, southern Iraq, the game dated to 2600 BC. The game comes with two sets of rules, the first a reconstruction of a simple race game, the second a faster betting game based upon a cuneiform tablet in the BM dating from 177 BC which contains the...

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Language:English
Published: London : British Museum, 1991.
Series:British Museum games
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Call Number: GV1469 .R6 R69 1991
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