19th century inlaid walnut cribbage board. The rosewood top with inlaid border of boxwood and ebony stringing to dog-tooth inlay and ivory inlaid score board. Ivory diamonds inlaid within central block (blank to allow for owner’s name). Stands on brass caps, a compartment for storing scoring pegs to the base.
Note: Original retailer’s cost price and retail price 8/-
English, circa 1850 - 1900
This object incorporates old ivory and has been registered with Defra