Pung Chow (also known as Mah-Diao, Mah-Jong, Mah-Cheuk, Mah-Juck and Pe-Ling), or "the game of a hundred intelligences", is the precursor to American Mahjong. This set is a rare find.
It is complete and it comes with instructions and four scoring cards printed and dated in 1923. This is a 2-tone, 2-Layer set likely made in 1923. The material is probably black and white pyralin.
It is in great condition and with minimal wear despite its age. Original wooden black painted box with metal handle and five dovetailed drawers.
It includes contains the betting strips and a pair of dice. The item "Rare Antique 1920's two-tone Chinese Mahjong Set in Pristine Condition" is in sale since Saturday, September 25, 2021.This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Asian\1900-Now\Chinese\Other Chinese Collectibles". The seller is "sauge_verveine" and is located in Rhinebeck, New York. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Uruguay.