Vintage miniature leather 'Bridge' chair, complete with cards, ashtrays and scoring pads hidden in the arms, seat and chair back. This is a delightful and fun “Form” item that initially hides its actual function. As each part of it is explored, these hidden spaces and contents are revealed. These include the requirements for an evening of cards and smoking! This would be a great item for a “gentleman’s retreat”. Condition: apart from some rubbing of the leather, this is in good condition Height 7.75 ins (19cm), width 7 ins (17.75cm), depth 6.25 ins (16cm). Weight 1302 grams. This item can be seen in the book, "Antique Boxes - Inside and Out", on page 254.
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