Rare Victorian board game celebrating the might of the British Empire has emerged for sale

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It's Wokopoly..<br />
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A rare Victorian board game celebrating the might of the British Empire has emerged for sale - and it is sure to trigger the woke brigade.<br />
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The World Map Board Game was produced in the aftermath of the successful World Exhibition held at Crystal Palace in 1851 to help Brits learn more about its 80-odd foreign territories.<br />
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These are referred to as Britain's 'possessions' and there are images of tiger-hunting in India and Australian aborigines.