REF2051 English playing chessmen & Box
Circa 1850 - 1900
English Hybrid chessmen turned & carved in bone, one side stained red, other side left natural. The pieces in the Staunton and Upright styles. The design of knights and quality of the pieces are from Jaques of London. For further information on Jaques bone sets see Jaques and British Chess Company page 43 & 44. Interesting to note that the retailer “MURTON NEWCASTLE” retailed. Jaques Staunton sets.
Kings 6.5 CM Tall
Set retains original French polished finish.
Comes in original mahogany slide lid box. Retailer stamp”MURTON NEWCASTLE”
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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