A 19th century Tunbridge-ware travelling/folding Cribbage Board/Box

Price: £175
Stock No. 1518/Q

 

A 19th century Tunbridge-ware travelling/folding Cribbage Board with foliate and floral decoration. Secured to one end by a rotating hook, once opened there are three compartments, two large sections decorated with floral paper, the third with a lift-out lid and mother-of-pearl knob. This smaller section is for storage of cribbage pegs.

Dimensions: 5.25 inches long (closed): 10.5 inches (open). Depth: 3.15 inches

Date: c. 1850-60.