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Mah-Jongg set

Description

Mah-Jongg set. Includes: wooden box with sliding cover containing five drawers filled with ivory and bamboo game pieces; four wooden tile trays; Carter's Improved Scale and Doubling Score booklets; Mah Jongg Book of Instructions; and Rules for Playing The Chinese Game Mah Jongg. Belonged to Mrs. Stephen W. Phillips

Details

Maker
Phillips, Anna Pingree Wheatland, 1870-1938 (Owner)
M.T. Bird & Co. Fine Stationers and Engravers (Retailer)
Material
bamboo (material)
brass (alloy)
ivory (tooth component)
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Game
Descriptive terms
bamboo (material)
brass (alloy)
ivory (tooth component)
mah jongg
Mah-jongg
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Accession Number
2006.44.3519
GUSN
241407

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