Board Game

Collection Type

  • Toys and games

Date

ca. 1800

GUSN

GUSN-3872

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

Descriptive Terms

board games (game sets)
leather
mahogany (wood)
maple (wood)
maple (wood)
Mahogany
Maple
Leather
GAME, BOARD

Associated Building

Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Object Type

Game

Dimensions

4 x 15 x 8.75 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.214

Places

Possibly
Possibly