The Senet, invented in ancient Egypt, is one of the oldest games known. This board game made of wood by hand is inspired by the Senet of Amenhotep III (fourteenth century BC) which is now on permanent display at the Brooklyn Museum in New York. A more modern reference to the game Senet is in the American show Lost where, in the sixth season, Jacob character plays a game with a Senet board located on the beach.
The game of Senet was very popular in all the social statements in Ancient Egypt. Several board games or references to Senet were found in royal tombs such as Tutankamon's tomb, Nefertari's or Amenothep's.
Some archaeologinst are also supporting the hypothesis that Egyptian people attributed to the Senet a magical or symbolic character and the game was a reference to the Book of the Dead, representing the Judgment of Osiris, the victory of the deceased and the entry into the Duat.
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Mar 6, 2021
I gave this to my boyfriend (who is an actual Egyptologist) for our anniversary and he really seemed to like it! We have played it a lot since and are becoming better and better about the more tactical parts of the game. It looks absolutely stunning and I'm very glad it arrived just in time!
Jan 15, 2021
Superbe cadeau, de qualité, mais livrer avec 2 semaines de retard Je recommande malgré tout
Jan 6, 2021
Jul 7, 2020
I ordered this item as a gift for my sister and she loves it! It is beautifully made and the details are lovely.
Jun 14, 2020
Artículo precioso y de calidad. El juego es muy entretenido. Como sugerencia, sería estupendo que el manual de instrucciones fuera de mejor calidad e incluyera algo sobre la historia del juego.