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Gaming box with counters

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The lid, box, and counters are carved of transparent, orange amber. Carved out of the cneters of the four wafer-thin counters are a heart, a diamond, a spade, and a club, respectively.

Credit Line

Bequest of William Arnold Buffum

German, 19th century

Dimensions

Diameter: 3.8cm (1 1/2in.)

Accession Number

02.209a-e

Medium or Technique

Amber

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Boxes