Here is a really beautiful old game board that we have framed for hanging. It features a steeplechase theme and dates to the early 1900's. This game is marked "J.W.S.& S. Bavaria". The artwork is incredible- lots of action in the various scenes around the track- we have several misshaps- an badly injured jockey, a horse that has entered the crowd, and several riders down. We also see a picnic, a fight among the spectators, and the weighing of some jockeys...
This is a WWII Metal Toy SOLDIER from the 1940's. It measures about 1 5/8" X 1" X 2 1/2" ( 4.2 cm X 2.5 cm X 6.4 cm ).
A delightful 19th century children's game based on Daniel Defoe's classic book Robinson Crusoe. This game entitled "Robinson Crusoe and His Man Friday" has 28 of the original 30 cards (cards are 2.25x3.25 inches) each with etched, hand-colored images of Robinson Crusoe, his man Friday and a host of plant life, animals and objects that might be found on Crusoe's island. The cards are in fine condition, showing just a hint of age.
Research dates this game to 1845...
A very nice set of of eight antique bone, hand painted, game counters. Gilded background with four playing cards on the front and back of each counter. Very interesting group.
Condition: Very good. Perhaps could be cleaned, but have not done so.
Size: slightly over 1 inch in diameter.
19th century domino set. I sometimes see these called ivory but I believe actually whale bone. This type is certainly 19th century. Full set of 28 with original wooden box. Ships only to US address minus California.
Beautiful pre 1950's dealers card rack of wonderful marblelized red bakelite. It also comes with its original box!!! The bakelite rack is signed " HOLDTITE U.S. PAT. APPLIED 1-24-48 No.4157 SERIES 1948." This card rack measures 5 1/8" long x 3 3/8" wide x 1 1/2" high. This card rack is in EXTRA FINE CONDITION!!!
This Mah Jong game case contains 144 tiles in 4 trays. There is a tray that is sealed with dice and sticks. It looks like this game has never been played. There is a Mah Jong rule book for beginners based on the rules and regulations of the Mah Jong Association of Japan. This book is prepared for Futami Kogei-sha to be included with their Mah Jong sets. The case is green and measures 11 1/2" by 7 5/8" by about 2" tall. It has a handle. Very nice condition. Circa 1950's - 1960's.
Beautiful vintage dealers card rack made of wonderful marblelized butterscotch bakelite. This item also comes with its original box! This card rack measures 5 1/4" long x 3 5/16" wide x 1 1/2" high. It is in EXTRA FINE CONDITION!!! This rack is signed " HOLDTITE U.S. PAT. APPLIED 1-24-48 No. 4157 SERIES 1948."
Measurements: DIAMETER: 1 5/8" - DEPTH: 1/4"
This is a truly strange DEXTERITY TOY. Marked "Germany," the color lithographed image is of an African Black man wearing the war helmet and uniform used under Kaiser Wilhelm at the opening of the 20th century...
This is another old sporting game board that we have framed for hanging. The graphics on this one are outstanding! It is from England and dates to the 1940-50 era. There are 2 distinctive fold lines that are easy to see in the photos. The size of this framed boards is 14 X 19 inches.
This great vintage bridge set is still in its original packaging - never opened / used - mint. The box set measures 10 3/4" x 7 1/2" and reads, "LEARN TO PLAY BRIDGE... According to HOYLE." It includes a Bridge Instruction book, 2 decks of cards and a scorepad. The cards are colorful: one deck a bunny rabbit, the other a chipmunk. It is especially unique because it comes with the teaching bridge booklet. The set is circa 1950's or 1960's.
This is a WWII Metal Toy SOLDIER from the 1940's. It measures about 1 1/8" X 1 1/2" X 3 1/8" ( 2.9 cm X 3.8 cm X 8.0 cm ).
Vintage McLoughlin game of "Peter Coddle and His First Trip to New York." Excellent lithographed box cover showing Mr. Coddle as he examines an early bicycle. The box has some scuffs along the edges and the top edge of the lithograph has a tear. 4-1/4"x5-1/2".
This is a WWII Metal Toy Soldier from the 1940's. It measures about 1 1/2" X 7/8"
X 2 7/8" ( 3.8 cm X 2.3 cm X 7.4 cm ).
This great card set has never been opened / used and has 2 sets of colorful cards. The plastic around the box is slightly torn; but the box still cannot be opened unless the plastic is completely taken off. The box has a velvet feel with gold trim and measures 5" x 3 3/4". The top reads CONGRESS Playing Cards, CEL-U-TONE FINISH and Only Congress Cards have CEL-U-TONE FINISH. This set is circa 1950s.
AD-LIB crossword game which is played with cubes which are assigned letters and numbers for points. Player places all 13 cubes in the cup and rolls them onto the playing surface and then forms words across and down in crossword fashion. Any number may play, either individually, or as partners, or just one person can play. Included is the timer, cup and 13 cubes. Instructions are inside lid of box. Game is by E.S...
This is a WWII Metal Toy SOLDIER from the 1940's. It measures about 1 3/4" X 1 7/8" X 2 7/8" ( 4.5 cm X 4.8 cm X 7.4 cm ).
This is a complete 'double-6' set of antique dominoes. They are in their original tongue and groove wood box, which shows a good bit of age. It measures 7 X 2.25 inches and is covered in worm holes. This set dates to the 1800's and comes from France, and was probably made in Africa. Each tile is made of bone and ebony wood. The two halves of each tile are attached with brass or white metal pins...