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Small Black- and Red-painted Poplar Folding Game Board with Checkers

Auction:
2743T
Lot:
1387
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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2743T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 04, 2014 2:00PM

Description:

Small Black- and Red-painted Poplar Folding Game Board with Checkers, possibly New Hampshire, late 19th century, the rectangular form opens to reveal the playing pieces, and folds flat for play, the interior inscribed indistinctly in pen "the Bush--/S.F. Gilman(?)/Moultonborough/N. Hampshire," (minor paint wear), ht. closed 1 3/4, wd. 13, dp. closed 6 3/4 in.
Estimate $300-500


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Poplar Folding Game Board, New Hampshire

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