Bronze mirror with an engraved design showing a youth and a girl playing a board-game, `duodecim scripta' (twelve lines), a kind of backgammon. Materials: bronze Techniques: engraved Production place: Italy Date: BC British Museum
Trondheim, Norway early twelfth century squares board Hnefatafl Found in the Norwegian town of Trondheim, this 'Hnefatafl' board with 11 x 11 squares is displayed at the Medieval Museum at the University of Trondheim (NTNU)
Konane, sometimes called "hawaiian checkers". This ancient game was often played on flat, bare spits of rock along the shore, under the direct rays of the sun. Kōnane is a two-player strategy board game from Hawaii. It was invented by the ancient Hawaiian Polynesians.