Vintage (1970s) Pierre Cardin luxury travel briefcase faux leather and fabric backgammon set with bonus books.
THIS SET HAS BEEN INVENTORIED AND IS COMPLETE and comes with both the original Pierre Cardin manual and the 1970s book considered by many to be the backgammon bible for those just starting out with the game - "Beginning Backgammon" by Tim Holland copyright 1976. Please note the version of this set we have remaining in inventory has BROWN AND OFF-WHITE polished stones not brown and red as shown. In all other respects, it is the same.
- 1 Pierre Cardin backgammon briefcase, faux suede and leather with brass clasps and hinges
- 2 faux leather dice cups
- 2 sets of player dice (2 red and 2 brown)
- 15 off-white stones (NOTE THE PHOTO SHOWS RED STONES)
- 15 brown stones
- 1 doubling cube
- original Pierre Cardin manual
- 1976 issue Beginning Backgammon paperback book written by Tim Holland
In EXCELLENT! overall condition. There are light scuffs to the fabric of the case here and there and there are watermarks to the fabric on one side. There is also a very small puncture mark to the fabric on the reverse. The leatherette handle shows wear, rub and cracks to the leatherette. The case opens and closes well with its brass clasps, as it should. Brass shows some scuffs and wear. Faux leather dice cups are in EXCELLENT! order with NO! tears or wear, as is the game board. Both of the books are in COMPLETE! and EXCELLENT! condition with all text clear and legible, illustrations bright and vivid.
Great overall shape for a set from the 1970s and a super man gift!
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Jun 18, 2020
Really pleased with the backgammon set. It is exactly as described and pictured. Extremely well packaged for it's intercontinental journey too. No one needs to hesitate purchasing anything from 'BuyfromGroovy'. Communication between us was quick, and a pleasure too. Groovygirl, Thank you very much for having this handy when I was looking! xx