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Japanese board game, 1939

Japanese board game, 1939
Designer unknown (佚名)
Japanese board game
Size: 53.5x76.5 cm.
Call number: PC-1939-001 (Private collection)

A board game (Sugoruku - 双六 ?), produced in Japan. The game goes from bottom right, the departure of Japanese troops for China, via the numbered spaces showing their exploits in China and scenes of the supportive home front, to their eventual victorious homecoming in the center.
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The Second Sino-Japanese War

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