Alea Evangelii (The Game of the Gospels) - leather board
The largest and most tactical of the tafl games
2 in stock.
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Our leather board version of Alea Evangelii, or The Game of the Gospels, known from an 11th century Anglo-Saxon manuscript. Leather board, with wooden pieces, which are supplied in a leather pouch. Comes with rules and historical notes to the full range of tafl games.
Leather board 20" x 20"; squares 1" diameter
Playing pieces of beech wood
One king; 24 white pieces; 48 black pieces
White pieces are the natural wood colour; coloured pieces stained