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A Chinese Export Mahjong Set, Shanghai, 1920s

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A Chinese Export Mahjong Set, Shanghai, 1920s

the hardwood case with two brass carrying handles, brass mounts to the corners, and a sliding panel to the front, revealing five drawers with wooden handles, containing cow-bone and bamboo polychrome decorated tiles: 

36 Characters

36 Circles

36 Bamboos

4 Red Dragons, 4 Green Dragons, 4 White Dragons (ie blank)

8 Bonus Tiles (Flowers)

16 Winds (North, South, East and West)

 4 Blank Tiles

Oblong wooden dice box with sliding lid and four cow-bone dice

Tong box with four wind discs

Quantity of bone counting sticks

Width: 24cm

Height: 17cm

Depth: 16.2cm

Stock Reference: JP 1756



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