Dice for the famous 'Crown and Anchor', a game traditional to the Royal Navy.|
and therefore a popular dice game played by sailors of the surrounding countries:
England, Belgium, Holland, and Flemish France.
The game requires 3 dice, each marked with the four playing suits, a black anchor,
and a red crown, and a betting diagram. Players bet on an option and get paid if one or more
of the dice show this option after they are thrown.
Similar versions of the game are (click on the names to see pictures):
- Sun and Anchor
- Hoo Hey How
- Ong Su Chian
- Bau Cua Ca Cop
6 very old ivory 'Crown and Anchor' dice with playing cloth.|
And as part of a bigger 'Dice Gallery'.|