WHIST BOXES AND ALL THINGS WHIST

19th Century Mother of Pearl Whist Box and hand painted rectangle counters

A set of Mother of Pearl Whist Counter housed in a matching MOP Oval Box with incised geometric patterns.

The box dates from mid 19th century and was probably made in France for the export market.

The complete unit is carved from one piece of Mother of Pearl with a carved out sarcophagus to house the counters. There is a sliding, functional, lid.

The counters are hand painted with decorative suited Queen on a green foreground.

Good condition throughout – picture will show the inevitable minor blemishes in such an article.

REF: MOP_23_054  
 

 

CLICK ANY IMAGE FOR A LARGER IMPRESSION

19th Century Mother of Pearl Whist Box and hand painted circular counters

A set of Mother of Pearl Whist Counter housed in a matching MOP Circular Box with incised geometric patterns.

The box dates from mid 19th century and was probably made in France for the export market.

The counters are hand painted with decorative suited Queen on a green foreground.

Good condition throughout – picture will show the inevitable minor blemishes in such an article.

REF: MOP_101     
 

£150.00

CLICK ANY IMAGE FOR A LARGER IMPRESSION

19th Century Mother of Pearl Whist Box with incised suit symbol counters

A set of Mother of Pearl Whist Counter housed in a matching MOP Circular Box with incised flowered patterns.

The box dates from mid 19th century and was probably made in France for the export market.

The counters are circular with incised suit signs – Diamonds, Hearts, Clubs and Spades

Good condition throughout.

REF: MOP_16     
 

£150.00

CLICK ANY IMAGE FOR A LARGER IMPRESSION

19th Century Mother of Pearl Whist Box with gold spotted counters

A set of Mother of Pearl Whist Counter housed in a matching MOP Circular Box with a central gold cartouche with engraved design.

The box dates from mid 19th century and would have been a premium item in the range of MOP Counter Boxes

The counters are circular with with 1,2,3 or 4 gold spots – used to score at Whist

Good condition throughout.

REF: MOP_12     
 

£200.00

CLICK ANY IMAGE FOR A LARGER IMPRESSION

Set of Four Card Counters / Whist Counters by Charles Dipple & Sons

Counters are in extra-Fine Condition

Postage: UK: £1.00 Europe:£1.60 ROW: £2.30

REF: CD_4   
 

£12.00

clubs_2
diamonds_2
hearts_2
spades_2

This site is owned by –  TSSDA © Games et al 1999 – 2022 – Zen