Gambler’s Case. American, ca. 1880. One of the few gambler’s boxes we have seen composed of apparently all-original material, including Hopkins & Allen XL. No. 2 engraved pistol with mother of pearl handle, dagger with ivory handle (8”), 14 white concentric circle mother of pearl chips (1”), 23 red concentric circle Mother of Pearl chips (1?”), 23 orange concentric circle mother of pearl chips (1?”), 45 purple concentric circle Mother of Pearl chips 1?”, 40 blue Mother of Pearl chips in top compartment with ivory lid, Samuel Hart Faro playing cards, New York: ca. 1900. 52. Excellent, cigar holder Mother of Pearl, cigar cutter with Mother of Pearl handle, Rostfrei Solingen two bladed pocket knife with scrimshawed ivory handle (three aces and two kings). One suit symbol on each end, 3”, ivory dice cup with brass overlay and with Mother of Pearl die on one end and three bone dice 2?”, 13 miscellaneous dice. Top detached and needs repair otherwise very good.
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