REF1994 Fine Continental figural chessmen & box.
Circa 1850- 1870
Tracked worldwide shipping included!
Fine mainland European chessmen one side in palisander other side in boxwood. The pieces carved to represent the court of Charlemagne. Kings as Charlamgane , Queens holding sceptre’s , bishops as soilders with swords, knights as rearing horses, rooks as attractive pierced and carved towers and pawns as foot men with jackets and hats.
The origin of these sets are German although some experts suggest also Swiss.
Set comes in original carved box with felted interior. & simialr period mahogany chess board with inlaid border.
Kings 11 CM Tall Board 45 CM Squares 4 CM
These are genuine antiques! Great to play and a good investment.
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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.
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Instalment / lay away plans welcome.
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