Very Rare John Roberts Cribbage Board Game, circa 1930 length 23 1/4in (59cm)
Lot 58Y
Very Rare John Roberts Cribbage Board Game, circa 1930 length 23 1/4in (59cm)
US$ 4,000 - 6,000
€2,900 - 4,300
Auction Details
Very Rare John Roberts Cribbage Board Game, circa 1930 length 23 1/4in (59cm)
Lot Details
Very Rare John Roberts Cribbage Board Game, circa 1930
Ivory and koa wood
length 23 1/4in (59cm)

Carved in the form of an outrigger canoe, with four ivory pegs with Hawaiian god images; signed underneath.

Roberts was Hawaii's most famous jewelry designer. His work is in the Honolulu Art Museum, formerly Honolulu Academy of Arts.
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  1. Fredric Backlar
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