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Case, Game

Description

Decorative game box with brass, inlaid mother of pearl, veneers. Filled with game pieces including dice, chess board, chess pieces, and more. Likely bought in Paris by Jérôme "Bo" Napoléon Bonaparte (1805-1870).

Creator

unknown

Date

ca. 1839-1870

Materials

Wood, metal, ivory, mother of pearl

Dimensions

11 H x 25.5 W x 18 D inches

Resource ID

5004

Credit Line

Bonaparte Collection, Gift of Mrs. Charles J. Bonaparte

Digital Publisher

Digital resource provided by the Maryland Center for History and Culture

Rights

This digital image is made available here for private study, scholarship, and research. Commercial and other uses are prohibited without the permission of the Maryland Center for History and Culture. For more information, visit the MCHC’s Reproductions and Permissions web page.