London, South Kensington
27 May 2004
A Northern Italian inlaid ivory and ebony games board
Mid 17th century
The interior with backgammon board inlaid with ivory, stained green, light and dark woods, with geometric decorative ornament
21¾in. (55.2cm.) wide
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Spielwelten der Kunst Kunstkammerspiele, exhibition catalogue Kunsthistorisches Museum Vienna, May-August 1998, no.25.
Sotheby's London, 2 November, 2001, lot 9.
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