info lotto animals

295 euro

Unique antique French lotto with animal plates and small pictures of the animals. COMPLETE !!!  The lotto is boxed in a book like box. Copper corners, unfortunately the hinges are missing.

On the front: LOTO ZOOLOGIQUE
On the side: LA ZOOLOGIE - NOUVEAU JEU DE LOTO INSTRUCTIF
and the mark: RT (Revenaz Tabernat)

This lotto was made by the company Watilliaux in the early 1900's; later bought by Revenaz Tabernat.
This was a de luxe version!! Everything is coloured and the box itself is a luxurious box with lovely lining and trompe l'oeil of gild pages on the side!

Size of the box: 14,2 x 11,8 inch / 34,5 x 24 cm and 2,4 inch / 6 cm thick 

12 colourful cardboard plates with 8 numbered animals per plate and 96 small wooden pieces with the animal's image to use when you play the game.
A little booklet (first and last page are missing) with explanation of all the animals.

Hinges missing and corner of 1 plate is creased (picture). But still in very good condition for its age! Highly collectable!!!!
Early 1900's.
Very good condition for its age!!!

 

antique French lotto with animals, Zoological lotto, early 1900

antique French lotto with animals, Zoological lotto, early 1900

antique French lotto with animals, Zoological lotto, early 1900

antique French lotto with animals, Zoological lotto, early 1900