Distressed Backgammon Chess Board Book Box
Antique backgammon and chess board made to look like a large two volume book set. Hinged wooden box in book shapes covered in thin leather, tooled and dyed. volumes one and two "English Games". Black and ochre with gilt tooling, decorative end papers and made in the late 1800's . It has a VERY well worn look, multiple losses of leather and paper, tears and loose bits. The wood box and hinges are still quite sturdy. Interior backgammon game board has much loss of leather. However, if you are looking for an unusual piece with loads of character and a great look, this is it. Be aware that after shipping it will probably have a few more bits of leather or paper come loose. 17.5"L x 10"W x 3.5"H, closed.