REF1977 English Upright chessmen & box.
Circa 1850 - 1880
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Fine turned & carved English playing chessmen one side in ebony other side in boxwood.
The knights with fine carved heads. This set would have been made by Jaques or a similar high quality London maker and the retailed by Chasserau.
Comes in original mahogany slide lid box with the retailers paper trade label “Chasserau’s toy & fancy warehouse 40, Kings Road Brighton”.
Kings 9.5 CM Tall
This style of set , upright set was also named Northern upright, Edinboro by Jaques and Edinburgh, style was made from the 1840’s untill the early 1900’s. This particular sets design , carving style and finish would date at 1850-1880.
These are genuine antiques! Great to play and a good investment.
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