Games and Toys



Alquerque

Alquerque

The games of alquerque and draughts or chequers are closely related, the European game of draughts most probably originating from the Islamic game of...

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Fox and Geese

Fox and Geese

Fox and Geese is an asymmetrical game, both players having different objectives and different men. One player leads a fox whose objective is to kill...

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Gluckshaus

Gluckshaus

Gluckhaus or Gluckshaus is High German for ‘house of fortune’ and is a classic tavern gambling game. Coins are placed on a grid of ten...

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Hnefatafl

Hnefatafl

Tafl boards are probably the most well known of the tafl family and are thought to be the games played by the Vikings. Archaeological finds of...

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Knucklebones and dice game set

Knucklebones and dice game set

Bones are one of the earliest forms of "dice." These "bones" are full-sized (about 1.5" long), anatomically correct and...

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Mini Crossbow

Mini Crossbow

These crossbows are made in Southern Ca. by a very nice retired gentleman who lives in the next town. These are his design, and he makes them all one...

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Nine Men's Morris

Nine Men's Morris

Nine Men’s Morris, known as Merrels in France and Mill in Germany is probably the best known of all medieval board games though it is part of a...

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Playing cards, 15th century

Playing cards, 15th century

Playing cards dating to the 15th C. are rare and the decks that have survived are fragmentary.  By studying incomplete decks and fragmentary...

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Playing Cards, 16th Century, Flöttner

Playing Cards, 16th Century, Flöttner

Although Nuremberg had no university, towards the end of the 15th century the city became a major centre of humanism in Germany, as well as a centre...

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Playing cards, 16th century, French

Playing cards, 16th century, French

Reproduction of a 1567 deck by Pierre Marechal of Rouen, France. The cards of Rouen are significant because many were produced for export to Britain....

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Playing cards, 16th century, German

Playing cards, 16th century, German

This 52-card deck of 1588 is based on the works of Jost Amman, one of the more prolific artists of the German Renaissance. German printers...

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Rag Doll

Rag Doll

Dolls appear to have been used by humans since earliest times. A fragment of an alabaster doll from the Babylonian period has been found. Dolls...

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