Rare Antique Royal Poker Set Made By Philadelphia Watch Co. These Royal Poker Sets made by the Philadelphia Watch Co. The interior illustration is in near pristine condition with strong, vibrant colors.
The oak box has its original keyhole cover and it still closes tightly. Overall, this oak traveling poker box is in very good condition for its age. The box contains metal poker chips with the denominations on front and the playing card suits on the reverse. There is not a deck of playing cards in the box. This Royal Poker Set was made by the Philadelphia Watch Company.An August 24, 1966 article in the Northwest Arkansas Times (Fayetteville, Arkansas) details how in 1886, Wyatt Earp was given a Royal Poker Set made by Philadelphia Watch Company; see photos for article. I believe this helps date this Royal Poker Set to c. More research would be needed to narrow down the exact date. Metal Chip Denominations and Amounts. 10 (dollar or cent) 50. 5 (dollar or cent) 47. 1 (dollar or cent) 105. There is a crack across the top of the box near the hinges that has appears to have been repaired. There is a hairline crack across the bottom of the box. Neither crack seems to affect the opening and closing of the box. Two of the coin dividers have been repaired and one is in two pieces. Please visit our page for additional vintage poker and playing card items. Item/items are described to the best of our ability. See high-resolution photographs for item/items condition.
These are vintage/antique item/items and may have age-related wear. The item "Rare Antique Royal Poker Set Made By Philadelphia Watch Co. 1868-1886" is in sale since Thursday, March 08, 2018.This item is in the category "Toys & Hobbies\Games\Card Games & Poker\Other Card Games & Poker". The seller is "darhem-0" and is located in Louisville, Kentucky.
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