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1977.214 (RS116431)

Description

rectangular box, hinged; checkerboard exterior of maple and mahogany squares; interior inlaid with backgammon motif; contents of dice, checkers, and dice shakers of leather; brass hinges.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1800
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
leather
mahogany (wood)
maple (wood)
Object type
Game
Descriptive terms
board games (game sets)
GAME, BOARD
leather
Leather
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
Maple
maple (wood)
Dimensions
4 x 15 x 8.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.214
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
3872

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