Asprey Games Compendium, circa 1873-1880

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Asprey & Son, 166 New Bond Street: a 19th Century coromandel and brass bound games compendium, the lid opening to reveal interior fitted with trays and compartments, with plain and red stained bone chess and draughts pieces, counters, cold painted racehorses and jockeys and jumps, shakers, dominoes, cribbage, score markers and playing cards, with inset Asprey gilt metal label and registered date mark for 29th November 1869, 32cm wide.