Leather-bound book chess & backgammon board

Leather-bound book chess & backgammon board

Bound as two faux gilt tooled volumes, The History of England Vol 1 & 11. The exterior of the box embossed leather for the playing of chess or draughts. The interior as a backgammon board. The fine chess and backgammon pieces of carved and turned bone, white and stained red. Includes a pair of matching leather dice shakers and two pairs of bone dice.
English, mid 19th century.

The King: 3.5” (9cm)

Height18” (46cm)
Width21”(54cm)
Stock No.9507
Price£2,250.00