Description: 2nd quarter of the 19th Century, Vizagapatam, India
An extraordinary floral-engraved, ivory veneered games table with a removable chess/checker board having tortoise shell and ivory squares covering a well. Also having a backgammon board of veneered sandalwood, ivory and horn mounted on a boldly carved satinwood pedestal on a quadruped base with paw feet.
Location of Origin: Asia
Medium/Materials: Ivory, tortoiseshell, sandalwood, horn,
Dimensions: Height: 31 ¾” Diameter: 24”
Primary Classification: Decorative Arts and Furniture : Furniture : Tables
Secondary Classification: Asian Art : Middle East / Indian