"A wheel with the figures of the lotería was fastened to the wall of the caravan "
Tablas de Lotería (Lotería boards)
Public DomainTablas de Lotería (Lotería boards) - Credit: Alex Covarrubias

Lotería is a Mexican game of chance, similar to Bingo, but using images printed on cards rather than numbers.

The origins of the game can be traced back to 15th century Italy before it spread to Spain and then to New Spain (Mexico) in 1769. It eventually became a tradition at Mexican fairs.