Five-drawer camphorwood case mah jong set (bakelite tiles) - 1930s
Five drawer camphor wood mah jong set dating from the 1920s (though possibly as late as 1932). The camphor wood case measures 22 x 26 x 18cm and has a drop-down front. It features superb carving to its front, top and sides. Bakelite tiles measure 30mm x 16mm x 23mm. A full set of dice, circular wind indicator, metal tallies and four spare tiles are included.
Superb, remarkably good condition.