A Tiffany & Reed Co. 19C. Ebony, Ivory & Cinnabar Game Chest highlights the many Tiffany antiquities being sold in Manor Auction's May 1st Palm Beach Jewelry, Fine Art & Collectible Auction. Tiffany is recognized the world over having their fine name their name on product lines from fine china to jewelry and beyond. Since 1837 when Charles Lewis Tiffany & John Young first opened business in NY, Tiffany has consistantly set the standard of fashion and design. The Tiffany "blue box" may be spotted at a distance, and immediately identified.
Lot 10128 ANTIQUE TIFFANY REED GAMES CHEST IVORY CHESS CARDSRare and possibly unique custom made games set by Tiffany & Reed Co., C. 1886, Union Square, New York. Lockable burled walnut chest lined with satinwood and monogrammed "SM" to the top. Size 7 x 9 x 12.5 inches. 9 games in total. 32 Chess, 30 checkers pieces in turned ivory and cinnabar, along with ebony game board. Backgammon, whist, bezique, cards. The De Larue deck of cards is missing the ace of spades but the other card deck is complete.The game board is ivory and ebony. The whist score keepers with the small hand are ivory. There are approx. 150 engraved mother of pearl game markers. Bone dice. There are four small 'false bottoms' under the compartments for cards. Two dice shakers. A rarity of its kind in excellent workmanship, possibly unequaled. Size: 7 x 9 x 12.5 Condition: VGC EST. $12000-14000
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