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Vintage Game: ‘The Game of Fish Ponds’


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  • €284 Euro
  • $337 US Dollar

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Vintage Game: ‘The Game of Fish Ponds’

Vintage boxed game of fishing ‘The Game of Fish Ponds’, with twenty cardboard fish, two cedar wood rods with hooks and the printed instructions to the inside of the lid. Printed label with maker’s name, J.Jaques & Son, London. Invented by Alfred Seeley, the game found popularity in Victorian England. English, circa 1900 - 1920.

John Jaques & Son is one of the oldest and most famous manufacturer of games in the world, having begun in 1795 and passed down from father to son for six generations, and are still making high quality toys and games today.There are versions of this game in both the V&A Museum and the State Museum of South Australia.


  • H: 37cm (14.57in)
  • W: 10.5cm (4.13in)
  • D: 4cm (1.57in)


Circa 1900-1920

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Castle Douglas
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Leslie & Baggott, Antiques, Art and Interiors, bringing together art, antiques and decorative items displayed in a country house setting, the ethos is to source stock items fresh from private houses across Scotland and beyond, some offered  ‘as found’ while others are put into fine showroom condition.  The main customer target being both the private customer, interior decorator and fellow antique dealer both at home and abroad.  Competitive quotes from a team of experienced carriers and shippers can be arranged for delivery within the UK and abroad.

With many years of combined experience in the art, antiques and auction world Leslie & Baggott are well placed to provide house valuations and advice on buying or selling collections. Miranda is a jewellery specialist and has a love of interior decoration and Henry has an inherent feel for more traditional furnishings, coming from a family of antique dealers, as well as having developed his own eye for interior decor and lighting.

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