Hinged Marquetry Game Box for Chess, Checkers, Backgammon, Stacked Books Form For Sale
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Hinged Marquetry Game Box for Chess, Checkers, Backgammon, Stacked Books Form

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Taking the form of two stacked books, this hinged marquetry game box features a chess and checker board on the exterior and marquetry backgammon board on the interior. Displaying intricate inlay of exotic woods in geometric patterns, this box measures 17 inches in length, 9 inches in width, and 3 inches in height when closed. When opened, it measures 18 inches in width and 1.5 inches in height. Includes its original leather shakers, dice, chess pieces, and backgammon and checker pieces.  

Details

  • Production time
    Available Now
  • Place of origin
  • Date of manufacture
    1920
  • Condition Details
    The book form has two missing outer edges
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 3 in. x W 17 in. x D 9 in.

    H 7.62 cm x W 43.18 cm x D 22.86 cm

  • Seller location
    Fayetteville, AR
  • Seller reference number
    18A012
  • Reference number
    LU983211044293

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Located in Fayetteville, AR
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