Ca. 1817 Chess and Backgammon set, in box made to imitate a two volume folio set and W. Lewis' 2 volume Oriental Chess (1817)

Ca. 1817 Chess and Backgammon set, in box made to...
Ca. 1817 Chess and Backgammon set, in box made to...
Ca. 1817 Chess and Backgammon set, in box made to...
Ca. 1817 Chess and Backgammon set, in box made to...
Ca. 1817 Chess and Backgammon set, in box made to...
Ca. 1817 Chess and Backgammon set, in box made to...
Ca. 1817 Chess and Backgammon set, in box made to...
Ca. 1817 Chess and Backgammon set, in box made to...

London: J. M. Richardson, Leather-backed boards with marbled foredges with original hinges, bound to imitate a 2 volume folio set of leather bound books. With all 32 original wooden chess pieces (and two extras), and 28 backgammon pieces, ancient leather-covered dice-shaking cup with 5 old dice, and W. Lewis' two volume set 'Oriental Chess' (1817) which was found within the box when we purchased it. The 2 books are in Very Good condition. The leather box is dry, rubbed and flaking and could use some restoration, but in all a Very Good set. Digital images available upon request. Very Good.

Item #0079554

Price: $1,600.00