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New issue of Bord Game Studies Journal: https://sciendo.com/issue/BGS/17/1
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Archaeologist finds 500 year old board game in castle ruins

A board for the ancient board game “Nine Men’s Morris” was found buried in the ruins of #Ćmielów castle, carved into a cracked #sandstone tile.

https://www.wargamer.com/ancient-board-game-nine-mens-morris-castle-ruins

#archaeology, #boardgame, #merels, #Poland

in reply to Ingram Braun

since it's so small it might be one of the symbolic inscriptions rather than a board for actual play