19th Century French Walnut Complete Checkers Board Game
Decorate a card table with this antique checkers game; created in France circa 1890 and made of walnut, the board game is decorated with a two-tone inlay decor on both sides; one top features two chip compartments at each end with sliding door. Both compartments are complete with the original 40 round wooden black and beige chips. The game is in excellent condition with a rich walnut patina. Draughts (British English) or Checkers (American English) is a group of strategy board games for two players which involve diagonal moves of uniform game pieces and mandatory captures by jumping over opponent pieces. Measures: 16.5″ W x 13.5″ D.
|Dimensions||16.5" W x 13.5" D x 1.25" H|
Late 19th Century