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Late 19th Century Coromandel Fitted Games Compendium By 'leuchars & Son, 38 & 39 Piccadilly, London'


£1,750 | $2,439 USD | €2,039 EUR
Item Number: SA547877
Date of manufacture: 1880
Current Status: For sale
Seller: LVS Decorative Arts
This antique has been viewed 29 times in the past month with the most views from Germany.


A good quality late 19th century coromandel fitted games compendium by 'Leuchars & Son, 38 & 39 Piccadilly, London'.
This games compendium consists of a coromandel box with key, the top and front  opening to reveal a games board for either chess, draughts, back gammon or a horse racing game, turned bone chess pieces, dominoes, counters, playing cards, dice, shakers, cribbage board, 5 horses, Rubicon Bezique and Bezique booklet with makers mark  'Leuchars & Son, 38 & 39 Piccadilly, London'.
Leuchars, as they were originally known, was established in 1794 and was a company renowned for making dressing cases. The name changed over the years to L Leuchars and then L Leuchars & Son, William (the son) took over in 1847 after his mother's death and subsequently the name was changed again to Leuchars & Son. They exhibited at various exhibitions of the time and gained awards, eventually the business and factory being sold to Asprey in 1888.
This games compendium is in very good condition for age, is of stable construction and can go straight into a home.
LVS Decorative Arts is a family run business specialising in an eclectic mix of fine quality and decorative antiques from around the world.
Being members of LAPADA, the largest association for professional art and antiques dealers in the UK, we are committed in upholding the highest of standards.
All furniture is professionally restored to the highest of standards, using traditional methods by cabinet makers and polishers with a wealth of experience keeping the item in as original condition as possible and conserving original patina (colour) and materials whenever possible - we feel that quality restoration is paramount to the longevity of the piece.
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Internal Ref: LVS1034


This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 1880.


Height = 18 cm (7.1")
Width = 33 cm (13.0")
Depth = 22 cm (8.7")

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