This auction is for a set of five antique Chinese gaming counters. We have a large constantly evolving collection of Chinese gaming counters in store and you will only pay a postage charge for one listing. Any others purchased at the same time are sent free. Please see the link below or the link within our shop sections to see others we have in store.
Markings: as pictured (underneath the crest it says Essayes which translates as; Try
Sourced: in England
Age: circa 1850-1900’s. An antique item.
Materials: Mother of pearl
Size roughly: 2.75 x 1.1 inches 70 x 28 mm
Condition: in good antique condition, these counters will often have natural imperfections or flaws contained in the mother of pearl which will have always been present. They may be a little grubby from the many years of handling and storage.
In summary: Some of the largest of these chips we have had in store. We would split the group if asked although that would be a shame…