Chinese Chess & Backgammon Board/Box, early to mid 19th century

 
     
     
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A “CHINESE-EXPORT” CHESS & BACKGAMMON BOARD/BOX, Cantonese, early to mid 19th century, the lacquered exterior for chess, the alternate chess squares black and gilt, with foliate gilt decorated borders, the interior for backgammon with red and gilt points, 49cm wide.
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