Vizagatpam ivory folding chess and backgammon board
Lot 271Y
A 19th century Vizagapatam ivory and horn inlaid folding drafts and backgammon board
Sold for £1,875 (US$ 3,151) inc. premium
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A 19th century Vizagapatam ivory and horn inlaid folding drafts and backgammon board
of rectangular form, the exterior inlaid with a drafts / chess board within incised and blackened figural, bird and landscape wide and chequered narrow borders, the interior lined in sandalwood with an ivory and horn inlaid backgammon board, together with a set of 15 ivory and 15 horn counters, four ivory miniature dice and a pair of ivory and horn shakers, the box, 8cm high, 36cm wide, 18cm deep (closed) (qty)
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  1. Michael Lake
    Specialist - European Sculpture and Works of Art
    Bonhams
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    Unit 1, Sovereign Park
    London, NW10 7QP
    United Kingdom
    Work +44 20 8963 2813 x26813
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