REF1667 Fine large “SHARIF HAYAT” chess board.
Fine large folding chess board of exotic hardwood , the inside border with fine brass inlay decoration. The chess squares inlaid in satinwood & hardwood , the hardwood squares with inlaid brass star decoration. The board with enamelled plaque to reverse” SHARIF HAYAT HOUSE DECORATOR 14, HALL ROAD LAHORE”
The board with interesting provenance , the board was purchased from the interior decorators Sharif Hayat of Lahore by the inspector general of police before partition , dating the board 1930s-1940s. The company is still trading today making fine furniture.
Board 68 CM x 68 CM Squares 7.5 CM
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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£ 1850 GBP (Great British Pounds)
Includes shipping & insurance valuation