5-drawer striped wood Mahjong case - 1950s


An unusual striped wooden drop-front Mah-Jong case with dove-tailed joints and a decorative, chased metal carrying handle C. 1950s. The five drawers containing the tiles slide into individual ledges and have wooden pulls. The complete set of tiles are made of plastic and split bamboo.

The bottom drawer also houses tally sticks, a winds indicator and dice.  

Approximate case size is 8.5 x 7.25 x 5.75 inches and the tiles are 18mm x 25mm x 12mm.


This set is in fantastic condition, Grade 1 under the Hoyles Vintage Grading System.