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Indigojollyphant Antiques is located in Lymington, UK

Antique 1863 American Civil War John Gill Hedgehog Cast Iron Cribbage Board

REF: 911 / LA361619
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Description
A genuine and rare American John Gill cast iron Hedgehog Cribbage board in original uncleaned condition This 1863 John Gill Hedgehog Cribbage Board was made out of cast iron with original Victorian paint. This is the most highly regarded and most sought-after of all cribbage boards. The pegs raise and lower into the board with no danger of being lost. The John Gill Manufacturing Co. sold the hedgehog board under U.S. Patent #40999 issued on 12/22/1863. The board is made of cast iron, with 120 metal pegs, 60 on each side, which pulls up for keeping score. There are 18 regular pegs plus pegs down the center of the board for keeping track of games won. This cribbage board is in totally untouched original condition showing wear to the paint and decorations as noted in the images provided.  No damage to the board itself.  Please see the photos as they form part of my description. Measurements are approximately L -10 5/8 inches -27cm by W- 3 3/4 inches-9.5cm  H - 1 1/2”-3.7cm or 2 inches-5cm to the pegs. Weight is 2.2 kg 4.8 lbs.

declaration

Indigojollyphant Antiques has clarified that the Antique 1863 American Civil War John Gill Hedgehog Cast Iron Cribbage Board (LA361619) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being Circa 1860's

condition

Untouched original condition showing wear to the paint and decorations as noted in the images provided.  No damage to the board itself.

additional info

Material:
Origin:
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Date of Manufacture:
Circa 1860's

delivery

Free UK mainland postage. Please contact for overseas quote.

location

This Antique 1863 American Civil War John Gill Hedgehog Cast Iron Cribbage Board is located in Lymington, UK

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