This Shut the box set is a fantastic dice game, featuring a baize lined hardwood frame as well as a comprehensive rule book. An excellent introduction to the basics of arithmetic and numbers for younger players, and superb casual fun for older participants! The History of Shut the Box is unknown but records of the game can be traced back to 19th Century France. The game did not appear in England, however, until the mid 20th Century. Jaques of London were one of the first companies to market Shut the box in the UK. The game itself is a dice game for one or more players, and the object is to cover all the numbers, or 'shut the box', according to throws of the dice. This beautifully made Jaques version of the game features a baize-lined, polished hardwood frame and includes dice and full Shut the Box game rules. Children will love this game as it aids their adding up skills! Have you introduced your family to Shut the box yet?
12 NUMBER SHUT THE BOX - Complete 12 Number Game for original and Correct play Beautiful Solid Wooden Frame.
COMPLETE WITH RULES AND DICE - Everything Included that is needed for play so you can start Enjoying this Game Straight Away
HANDMADE FOR GENERATIONS OF PLAY - Jaques of London have been Handmaking Shut the Box for Generations
PERFECT GIFT -This Shut the Box Game is Packed with trademark Jaques 'Historical Tissue Paper' and Wrapped with a Luxury Jaques Branded Ribbon
SOLID WOODEN CONSTRUCTION - Beware of Cheap imitations. This Shut the Box Set is made from solid wood, and will last for Generations