19 May 2005
This lot is offered without a reserve
A PAINT DECORATED LEATHER AND WOODEN GAMEBOARD
PROBABLY AMERICAN, LATE 19TH CENTURY
The leather gameboard enclosed in a hinged mahogany carrying case.
23¼ in. square
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Decorative and dangerous, the most impressive group of courtly quality weapons to come to auction in well over a generation
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