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antique games compendium circa 1870

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SA665246

Antique Games Compendium, Circa 1870

Price

£750 | $999 USD | €850 EUR
Item Number: SA665246
Date of manufacture: 19th Century
Current Status: For sale
Seller: Luke Honey Ltd
This antique has been viewed 16 times in the past month with the most views from Italy.

Description

An English Games Compendium, circa 1870
the hinged mahogany board/box for chess and backgammon, the exterior with alternate chess squares in rosewood and sycamore, the interior for backgammon with inlaid points in ebony and boxwood, the lift-out fitted wooden tray including:
- A good English ivory chess set, circa 1870, stained red and left natural
- 2 turned boxwood shakers
- 2 Bezique Scorers
- A pack of 'Congress 606' Playing Cards, by the US Playing Card Co. of Cincinnati
- 6 19th century ivory die
- 4 ivory Whist counter sets, (two monogrammed), circa 1870
- 30 19th century turned ivory backgammon counters, (15 stained red, 15 left natural)

King: 6.9cm high
Pawn: 3.4cm high
Backgammon Counters: 2.5cm diameter
Board/Box: 38 x 33 x 4cm (when open flat)
Stock Reference: VS 1855
Internal Ref: VS 1855



Declaration

This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 19th Century.


Dimensions

Height = 4 cm (1.6")
Width = 33 cm (13.0")
Depth = 38 cm (15.0")


Seller Details

Luke Honey Ltd
London
SW8
United Kingdom

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