Game Board and Pieces (Omweso)
Unidentified Soga maker
late 19th-early 20th century
Overall: 19 11/16 × 9 13/16 × 5 1/8 in. (50 × 25 × 13 cm)
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Museum Purchase
Place Made: Uganda, Eastern Africa, Africa
Recreational Artifacts: Game
Not on view
Museum and Art Gallery Reading, England; sold to present collection, 1939.
This record is part of an active database that includes information from historic documentation that may not have been recently reviewed. Information may be inaccurate or incomplete. We also acknowledge some language and imagery may be offensive, violent, or discriminatory. These records reflect the institution’s history or the views of artists or scholars, past and present. Our collections research is ongoing.
We welcome questions, feedback, and suggestions for improvement. Please contact us at: Hood.Collections@dartmouth.edu