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Anglo-Indian Backgammon Board, 19th century

Ref# LHAN-4685
An Anglo-Indian Games Board/Box for Chess and Backgammon, 19th century

the exterior for chess, the interior for backgammon, coromandel inlaid with ivory and ebony and inlaid star motifs inlaid with ivory and ebony, together with a set of 30 turned wooden backgammon counters (15 in boxwood and 15 in coromandel), a pair of turned wooden shakers and three period bone die

60.5cm wide, 52.5cm deep, 6cm high (when opened flat), counters 4.3cm in diameter

Stock Reference: AW 1638



Important Notice on the Export of Antique Elephant Ivory (CITES)

Please note that as the board contains inlaid antique elephant ivory it will require a CITES export licence to export to destinations outside the European Union. Due to recent US legislation, it is with regret that we are unable to export this item to the United States of America. Please contact me if you need further information.

Price: £980