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Game box, mother-of-pearl counters and playing cards

Octagonal box fitted with 3 rectangular boxes for card and 4 pentagonal boxes for mother-of-pearl counters, and space for 12 trays. Box and interior boxes decorated with oriental landscapes, buildings and figures. 6 shapes of counters engraved with scenes and J.A.L. Made to order for John Amory...

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Credit Line

Gift of Ralph Lowell

Chinese for export, mid-19th century

Object Place

China for export

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Medium or Technique

Lacquered wood, mother-of-pearl