Vintage (1970s) Pierre Cardin travel briefcase backgammon set with bonus book. Faux leather and suede case.
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.
- 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 cream stones
- 15 black stones
- 1 red doubling cube
- original Pierre Cardin manual
- 1976 issue Beginning Backgammon paperback book written by Tim Holland
In VERY GOOD! condition, there are scuffs and small blemishes to the fabric of the case and there are watermarks to the fabric on one side. There is a small puncture mark to the fabric on one side of the case. The leatherette handle shows wear, rub and cracks. The case opens and closes well with its brass clasps, as it should. Brass clasps and hinges show wear. Faux leather dice cups are in EXCELLENT! order with NO! tears, 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!
Approximate measurements: case when opened fully measures 17-3/4" x 13". Each of the stones measures 7/8". The stones are replacements from Greece and are of the smaller size.
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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