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Games Compendium in Barley Shagreen

Games Compendium in Barley Shagreen

Do you love card and board games? For those do our Games Compendium in barley shagreen combines all the traditional favorites. Chess, bridge, poker, backgammon and cribbage are all included. We chose walnut with mappa burl and rosewood inlay with barley faux shagreen to create a classic, contemporary design. Stunningly visual, our Games Compendium also includes Henry Forwood’s beautifully detailed and designed chess playing pieces. Hand made with brass and stainless steel tops and teal and coral faux shagreen bases they fit the set perfectly. Henry Forwood invented the process to make this unique faux shagreen because he loves the luxurious texture of this unusual and exotic leather.

The compendium as well as keeping the family entertained is also a stylish home accessory to have in a study or living room. It will enhance a games or coffee table with its combination of textures and patterns. Of course this beautiful compendium makes a wonderful and memorable gift / present for a wedding, Christmas or birthday present.

The games compendium in barley shagreen includes:

  • Backgammon board; 30 backgammon pieces; 1 backgammon doubling dice
  • Chess and draughts board; 32 chess pieces; 24 draughts pieces
  • 2 packs of playing cards
  • Cribbage board with pegs

Additional information

Dimensions: 55 × 48 × 10 cm
Weight: 12 kg

Shipping & Delivery


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  • All items are subject to availability. We will notify you as soon as possible if your selected product is not in stock.
  • We hope that you are delighted with your purchase but if you are not entirely satisfied you can return it to us for either a replacement or a full refund.
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