Mahjong set, complete, Bamboo, Chinese, Early 20th Century

Mahjong is a game that originated in China and became popular in Asia and the western world in early 20th century. Its comprised of tiles made from bamboo, bone and ivory.  This particular set is all bamboo, and because of the tiles size probably is not desirable to use in a game today.  A collector's item.  Housed in a paper box, counters are made of bone.

Measures: 8" x 5 1/2" x 4"



Collections: Chinese