Friday, June 12, 2015

Archive Photos that prove Backgammon is one The Oldest Board Games (15 Pics)

When you play monopoly, scrabble or other social board game, you don’t actually wonder how old is the game and when exactly it all begun, right? Well, from now on when you play Backgammon you will know that this is  the one of the oldest board games originating sometime around the 3rd millennium B.C, and that is old.  Backgammon span on many cultural epochs, from Middle Eastern Roots to Cowboys bars, it seems that this games means fun for everyone from any place or century.

The Italian painter Giulio Rosati  who was one of the renewed Orientalist painters, had several paintings with a backgammon as a subject.


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