games, puzzles, chess boards, playing cardstraditional board games, classic toys

+44 (0) 1444 416412
info@donaygames.com

< Return to Archive List

Archived Product - Sold

1920S BONE-INLAID CASED MAH JONG SET
1920S BONE-INLAID CASED MAH JONG SET
1920S BONE-INLAID CASED MAH JONG SET
1920S BONE-INLAID CASED MAH JONG SET

1920S BONE-INLAID CASED MAH JONG SET

A quality, 1920s bone-inlaid wooden, five-drawer, brass-handled mah-jong case with slide-drop front. The intricate inlay in geometric and foliate design is applied to four facets of the case, including the drawer fronts. Containing a complete set of (one-third bone to two-thirds bamboo) tiles, including four blank spares. Also contains large quantity of tally sticks, dice and winds indicators as well as a rule book. Case is in very good condition. At present two drawers lack knobs. This set was made and exported for the European market and would have been one of the more expensive examples sold at the time.
1920S BONE-INLAID CASED MAH JONG SET