Card - 'Wine Glass', Knucklebones, Mt. L, Perth, Western Australia, circa 1950s Document Reg. No: HT 22367

Card from Archive - ACFC Series 3, Dorothy Howard Collection, A Dictionary of Traditional Games, Rhymes and Terminology, describing the rules of the Wine Glass version of the children's game - Knucklebones.

Part of the Australian Children's Folklore Collection archive. Alternative archive name is ACFC.
Cards filed in boxes detailing Dorothy Howards's field notes on Australian children's play.
Typed catalogue card on thin paper in black ink.
Acquisition Information:
Cultural Gifts Donation from Dr June Factor, 1999
Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 72 mm (Height), 125 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: children s folklore, making history - australian childrens folklore
Themes this item is part of: Australian Children's Folklore Collection, Childhood & Youth Collection, Dr Dorothy Gray Mills Howard (1902-1996)
Primary Classification: GAMES & TOYS
Secondary Classification: Play & Childlore
Tertiary Classification: research
Inscriptions: Front, typed, black ink: "Knucklebones - contin. W.A. Perth, Mt. L / Wine Glass. Place bones in shape of a wine glass: / Pick up one from the bottom / Throw up taw; place 1 down beside 2 / Throw up taw; pick up 2 ..."
Further text.
Date Used: Perth, Western Australia, Australia, circa 1950s

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