Travel Sets

#005 Trumpet Cased Travel Set

  • Alligator skin covered trumpet case with locking latches
  • Made in United States Circa 1935
  • Solid Bakelite Tiles (Ivory Colored w/Pressed Images)
  • Bakelite Disks Counters
  • 4 Marblized Bakelite Racks
  • Ideographs on the Dragon tiles translate to “Center, Prosperity”
  • Ideographs on the Red Honor tiles translate to “Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter”
  • Ideographs on the Green Honor tiles translate to “Plum, Orchid, Bamboo, Chrysanthemum”

#006 Trumpet Cased Travel Set

  • Alligator skin covered trumpet case with locking latches
  • Made in United States Circa 1935
  • Solid Bakelite Tiles (Orange Colored w/Pressed Images)
  • Bakelite Disks Counters
  • 4 Marblized Bakelite Racks
  • Ideographs on the Dragon tiles translate to “Center, Prosperity”
  • Ideographs on the Red Honor tiles translate to “Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter”
  • Ideographs on the Green Honor tiles translate to “Plum, Orchid, Bamboo, Chrysanthemum” although the pictures depict Fishing, Woodcutting, Farmer, Scholar

#007 Flat Cased Travel Set

  • Brown Leather Travel Case With Chrome Clasp Marked “yungyih”, Paper Sticker Gguaranteed All Hand Made, China Make”, Packing Slip (All Chinese Ideographs)
  • Made in China Circa 1923
  • Tu-Tone Catalin Tiles (yellow/black)
  • Bone Counters, 8 Each With 6 Red And 6 Black Dots, 40 Each With 1 Red And 3 Black Dots, 36 Each With 8 Red Dots, And 36 Each With 2 Red Dots
  • Bone Dice, 4 Each, Small Wooden Box With Sliding Cover
  • Celluloid Canister Ming with 4 Celluloid Disks
  • Directions For Playing “Ma Jong”, Made In China, Shanghai
  • Ideographs on the Dragon tiles translate to “Center, Prosperity”
  • Ideographs on the Red Honor tiles translate to “Musician, Woodcutter, Farmer, Scholar”
  • Second Set of Honor tiles are “Man, Pot of Gold, Cat, Mouse” (These tiles are used for extra scoring, someone holding the ‘Man’ tile can claim the discarded ‘Pot of Gold’, and someone holding the ‘Cat’ can claim the discarded ‘Mouse’ for extra scoring points)

#008 Flat Cased Travel Set

  • Brown Marbled Cardboard Box With 3 Tile Trays
  • Made in China Circa 1964
  • Catalin Tiles (yellow)
  • Round Plastic Counters, 4 Each Light Green, 16 Each Purple, 40 Each Dark Green
  • Bakelite Dice, 6 Each
  • 1964-1965 “That’s It” How To Play Mah Jongg With Playing Cards And Chinese Tiles, By Dorothy S. Meyerson
  • Ideographs on the first set of honor tiles translate to “Happiness, Money, Longevity, Joy”
  • Ideographs on the second set of honor tiles translate to “Fishing, Woodcutter, Farmer, Scholor”
  • Ideographs on the third set of honor tiles are four trees that symbolize longevity
  • Ideographs on the fourth set of honor tiles translate to “Harp, Chess, Writing, Painting”
  • Ideographs on the fifth set of honor tiles are showing a rich and easy life enjoyed by women
  • Ideographs on the sixth set of honor tiles translate to “Plum, Orchid, Chrysanthemum, Bamboo”
  • Ideographs on the seventh set of honor tiles translate to “Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter”
  • Eighth Set of Honor tiles are “Man, Joy, Cat, Mouse” (These tiles are used for extra scoring, someone holding the ‘Man’ tile can claim the discarded ‘Joy’, and someone holding the ‘Cat’ can claim the discarded ‘Mouse’ for extra scoring points)

#018 Zippered Flat Cased Travel Set

  • Brown Leather Travel Case With Zipper Cover, and six trays, four for tiles and two for counters, green silk covered and lining
  • Made in China Circa 1923
  • Synthetic Tiles, White Backed with Pink, Hand Carved
  • Synthetic Disk Counters
  • Synthetic Dice, 2 Each
  • Directions For Playing “Chinese Game of Four Winds”
  • Ideographs on the Dragon tiles translate to “Center, Prosperity”
  • Ideographs on the Red Honor tiles translate to “Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter”
  • Ideographs on the Blue Honor tiles translate to “Plum, Orchid, Chrysanthemum, Bamboo”

#056 Trumpet Cased Travel Set

  • Alligator skin covered trumpet case with locking latches
  • Made in United States Circa 1935
  • Solid Bakelite Tiles (Orange Colored w/Pressed Images)
  • Bakelite Disks Counters
  • 4 Marblized Bakelite Racks
  • Ideographs on the Dragon tiles translate to “Center, Prosperity”
  • Ideographs on the Red Honor tiles translate to “Plum, Orchid, Bamboo, Chrysanthemum”
  • Ideographs on the Blue Honor tiles translate to “Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter”

#057 Trumpet Cased Travel Set

  • Leather Trumpet Case With Gold Ornate Trim Work, Brass Hinges And Slide Button Latches, Inside Contains Four Tile Trays That Double As Racks And Four Small Trays That Hold The Counting Bones. No Name Or Markings On The Case Or Trays. Note: Missing Handle
  • Made in China Circa 1923
  • 5mm Bone And Bamboo Tiles
  • Bone Counters, 8 Each With 5 Red Dots, 32 Each With 1 Red Dot, 32 Each With 10 Black Dots, And 40 Each With 2 Black Dots
  • Bone Dice, 2 Each
  • Leather Covered Tray/Racks
  • Ideographs on the Dragon tiles translate to “Center, Prosperity”
  • Ideographs on the Red Honor tiles translate to “Plum, Orchid, Bamboo, Chrysanthemum”
  • Ideographs on the Blue Honor tiles translate to “Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter”

#064 Brown Cardboard Flat Boxed Set

  • Brown Leather Like Cardboard Box With 4 Tile Trays And 1 Counter Tray (Lid Is Detached From The Case)
  • Made in China Circa 1964
  • Bakelite Tiles (yellow)
  • Round Plastic Counters, 31 Each Blue
  • Bakelite Dice, 2 Each
  • Small Round Bakelite Dial Ming
  • Directions Of Playing “Chinese Game of Four Winds”, Printed By Man Shing Printing Press
  • Ideographs on the Dragon tiles translate to “Center, Prosperity”
  • Ideographs on the Red Honor tiles translate to “Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter”
  • Ideographs on the Blue Honor tiles translate to “Plum, Orchid, Chrysanthemum, Bamboo”

#092 Zippered Leather Flat Travel Case

  • Brown Leather Travel Case With Zipper Cover, and six trays, four for tiles and two for counters, green silk covered and lining
  • Made in China Circa 1923
  • 2mm Bone And Bamboo Tiles
  • Bone Counters, 8 Each With 5 Red Dots, 36 Each With 1 Red Dot, 32 Each With 10 Black Dots, And 40 Each With 2 Black Dots
  • Bone Dice, 2 Each
  • Directions For Playing “Chinese Game of Four Winds”
  • Bamboo tiles are bamboo seed design
  • Ideographs on the Dragon tiles translate to “Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter”
  • Second set of Honor tiles are Almighty tiles