REF1412 Fine English Playing Set & Box
English exotic hardwood and boxwood turned & carved playing set. Attributed to Jaques of London. An impressive grained playing set, the dark side in Palisander or grained rosewood. The design of knight are identical to Jaques playing sets of this period , see publication “JAQUES AND BRITISH CHESS……….” page 40,42 and 45 for identical design knights.
Set comes in original mahogany slide lid box of typical Jaques construction.
Kings 9.5 CM Tall
These historic Jaques sets all come with signed authors copy of the Jaques collectors guide
All the sets go through a professional workshop before they go online, any minor faults such as chips or splits are restored, therefore the sets are all in excellent condition.
Please note all prices include postage/shipping charges and Insurance valuation.
Instalment / lay away plans welcome.
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Includes shipping & insurance valuation