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    Sale 5198

    Furniture, Carpets & Decorative Objects

    30 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 614

    A SET OF THIRTY-TWO VICTORIAN STAINED IVORY DRAUGHTS COUNTERS

    CIRCA 1860

    Price Realised  

    A SET OF THIRTY-TWO VICTORIAN STAINED IVORY DRAUGHTS COUNTERS
    CIRCA 1860
    Including a stained ivory shaker and a boxwood example, with two resin dice
    1 5/8in. (4cm.) diameter
    Together with a Chinese-Export gilt-heightened games board, late 19th century, the box decorated with birds and figures, interior fitted for backgammon -- 22¼in. (56.5cm.) wide, and a plastic mahjong set, fitted in a leather case


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