WITH ORIGINAL RED CALF LEATHER GOLD EMBOSSED CASE. This is a vintage matching set of Italian made 5 Poker Dice Pocket Gambling set with mint original red calfskin case; all in original, fine condition. This pocket piece case about 3 7/8" wide x 1" tall, weighing 2.1 oz.
Or 60 grams; and was carried in the pocket by a Sporting Gent who could initiate a gambling game almost anytime and anywhere that could be played by any number of 2 or more Men. This is a well made piece with celluloid dice with almost all of the color original black, blue and red color remaining, and he 6 flat sides of the 5 dice show very little if any wear. The dice are 6 sided, with playing card denominations in Ace, King, Queen, Jack, ten and nine. These dice could be used in a variety of ways using 1 or more dice, and 1 or more rolls. Typically, the player rolls the 5 dice, selects his best poker hand, and rolls the remaining dice to complete his poker hand.Then, each gambler would roll the dice once, or make a poker hand, and highest hand takes the pot. A full house or better, and win the pot. When the pot was depleted, the game could be initiated again. This was a very popular form of 19th C. Spontaneous gambling among Men, as this small pocket gambling device was small, portable, simple, and easy to understand and use.
These dice sets came in a variety of sizes, materials, shape, and markings; and obviously create many different variations of gambling. This set is a deluxe red calf. Skin gold embossed cased set. This would be perfect for any poker player, gambling, gaming, saloon, bar room collection / display; and could still be used today.BANK DRAFTS DRAWN ON A U. BANK CONSIDERED WITH PRIOR APPROVAL. Due to a myriad of International and U. DO NOT DUPLICATE OR COPY!
The item "MINT SET OF 5 VINTAGE POKER DICE ORIGINAL RED CALF LEATHER GOLD EMBOSSED CASE" is in sale since Friday, October 4, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Casino\Dice".
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