Dominoes & Domino Games
Dominoes is believed to have originated in China, millenia ago.
The earliest known mention of the game of Dominoes is in the manuscript "Former Events in Wulin", from Song Dynasty China.
Dominoes first appeared in Italy during the 18th century. Italian missionaries or traders may have brought the game to Europe from China.
Over the last few hundred years, Chinese dominoes evolved into the various modern games,
The original tiles were numbered with 1 to 6 dots per side, representing the possible rolls of a pair of dice.