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Portable game board set

Portable game board set
Portable game board set
Wood, metal
overall: 1 x 6 x 6 in.
Set of wooden gameboards in the form of a low hinged wooden box with square top and bottom; on the outside are a recessed checkerboard and board for Nine Men's Morris, and on the inside is a backgammon board; box is painted in orange, red, yellow, black, and white.
Credit Line 
Gift of Dr. Sydney H. Carney, Jr.
Object Number 
painted: in black on one side of backgammon board: "SYDNEY H. CARNEY SR./LOWELL MASS./1845"
Gallery Label 
According to accession records, this game board set was used by Sydney H. Carney, Sr., the donor's father, in Lowell, Massachusetts in 1845.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group