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The Noble Game of the Swan (1821) by peacay, via Flickr

The Noble Game of the Swan dated 1821 published in London . The nineteen compartments of the swan game board includes the British Museum (No. The game board came complete with a rule book, an etching of some swans and a slip case.

The Swan of Elegance - A New Game Designed for the Instruction and Amuseument of Youth (1814) | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

The Swan of Elegance - A New Game Designed for the Instruction and Amuseument of Youth John Harris published this linen-backed, hand-coloured etching in Each of the game board's compartment shows a child engaged in a moral or an immoral deed.

Antique board game called, "The Noble Game of the Elephant and Castle or Travelling in Asia."

Cinco siglos de juegos de la oca y sus variantes

"The Noble Game of the Elephant and Castle or Travelling in Asia Combining Amusement and Instruction for Youth of Both Sexes. elephant under a palm tree, published by William Darton, 58 Holborn Hill

Old Swan Pen poster

Francie Alberts Bredeson Fountain pens for copperplate & spencirian writing.

Het Stoomboots Spel (The steamboat game) Dutch design published in Paris by A. Daane between 1810 and 1825. The covering of the paddle wheel bears the steamboat's name or the cities between which it operated, Rotterdam en Dort. (Dort or Dordt is the informal name of the city of Dordrecht).

Het Stoomboots Spel (The steamboat game) Dutch design published in Paris by A. Daane between 1810 and The covering of the paddle wheel bears the steamboat’s name or the cities between which it operated, ‘Rotterdam en Dort.’ (Dort or Dordt is.

A set of 6 lottery playing-cards with a circular "Tabelle": "Egyptischen Lotterie" Hand-coloured etching Backs plain  Early 18th Century

A set of 6 lottery playing-cards with a circular "Tabelle": "Egyptischen Lotterie" Hand-coloured etching Backs plain Early Century

'The Cottage of Content or Right Road and Wrong Ways. A Humorous Game' - boardgame based on following route on a map to the Cottage of Content at the top of the map - William Matthias Spooner, 1848, UK

William Matthias Spooner's 'The Cottage of Content or Right Road and Wrong Ways. A Humorous Game', 1848

The Ranks to Field Marshall    First World War board game with portraits of George V and Field Marshals French and Kitchener. Anonymous artist. Manufactured in Britain as a process print on a board.

The Ranks to Field Marshall First World War board game with portraits of George V and Field Marshals French and Kitchener. Manufactured in Britain as a process print on a board.

Jeu de cavagnole

Four square game playing cards from a Cavagnole Game Bag and Pieces (Jeu de cavagnole), French, about watercolor and gouache on vellum.

Alchemy Coagulation Art Print by Science Source

Alchemical Emblems: The alchemical tree, standing under the influences of the heavens.

"Game of the Sociable Snake" ~ 1890 McLoughlin Brothers Board Game

(McLoughlin Brothers, New York, New York / Collection of The Strong, Rochester, NY)

Cartographies of Time by peacay on Flickr.

Cartographies of Time-(Historical map of Italy) by Girolamo Andrea Martignoni, A visual analogy between geographic space and historical time. chronological charts in cartographic form. The streams at the top of the chart represent the nations conqu

A promotional game based on the Game of Goose, but with an interesting graphic development of the board.

A Collection of Italian Board Games (Mostly 19th to 20th Century)

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