Anyone recognize this set of plaques in a wooden box?

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I've purchased these from someone without seeing them in person. I've seen sets of plaques on Ebay selling for $1500-8500 usually labeled as "rare Italian" set or something like that. Those prices seem incredibly high, but I was wondering if anyone has seen a set like this and if I'm getting anything of value.

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In my experience, if the sales listing says "rare", it probably isn't. If it says "RARE!!!!", it definitely isn't. Hope you got a great deal and love your purchase.
That was my thinking, too. These were purchased for next to nothing, so I'm not risking much; I just wasn't sure what exactly I was getting.
 

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That was a set that was sold in the 70's and early 80s in some of the higher end game stores. I believe the company that made them was based in Italy
 

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Could be bakelite but probably not if manufactured from the 70s onward. Looks like a great pickup. Would be fun to play a game with them.
 
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