About the furniture
Backgammon and Chess Table after a design by John McLean
Pull-out top with inlaid chess board to one side ovewr a tooled leather interior playing surface. Brass, parcel-filt, boxwood stringing, rosewood, satinwood and leather.
Made circa 1810
L. Loewenthal, London, 'Antique inlaid rosewood games table with brass gallery and mounts' 1950 (Laurence Olivier Archive, The British Library, London, MS 79840)
Underside metal label branded 'Barber / Dealer of Antique Furniture / Windsor' and a paper label stamped 'Sir L. Olivier'
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