Royal Cabinet of Games 19th century
wood case with beveled glass top and front doors opening to reveal chess pieces, rear compartment fitted with removable trays containing cards, checkers, markers, gameboard, dominos, dice, horse figures, shaker, whists and other accessories, bottom slot holding triple-sided gameboard.
H7 1/2" W13 3/4" D9 1/2"
Provenance: Florida private collection.
Other Notes: Includes bone pieces for chess, cribbage, checkers (draughts), backgammon, dominoes, horse racing, and auction whist with cards, dice, shaker, two whist counters, chips, four lead mounted jockeys, and instruction booklet for auction whist.
Leather board with slight scuffing and wear from use and age; cracks in checker pieces, leather handles worn, shelf dividers loose.
Possible known missing pieces include: one shaker, some horse figures and jumps, some markers, key, dividers, and game instructions booklets, see photos.