Lot 441: Author: N/A; Title: Belagerungs-Spiel; Place Published: Germany; Publisher: N/A; Date Published: c.1941; Description: Color lithograph folding game board and 26 wooden game pieces, including 2 blue pieces (complete). Original box, paper label on lid, instructions affixed inside the lid. Board approximately 49x29.5 cm (19 ¼x11½").A rare World War II adaptation of the popular game of strategy Belagerungsspiel [siege game]. Titled on the instruction label as Sturmangriff [assault]. The boards features various military components of the German army. Tanks, planes, and soldiers are attacking enemy positions. A scarce piece of German nationalist propaganda. Condition: Light wear and soiling to box; board with some light wear along the edges of the folds; very good.
PBA Galleries' Sale 578: Americana, Travel/Exploration, Cartography, African/Asian Americana and Directories
Thursday, 28th January 2016
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