REF3093 English Jaques playing set & box
Circa 1860 - 1890
Large English chessmen in bone , one side stained red other side left natural. Rooks as towers surmounted by flags , knights as detailed horses. The design , style of carving detail on the knights indicate this set was made by Jaques of London. For further reference see Jaques collectors guide by Alan Fersht page 43 Figure 66 . Page 44 fig 68.
Chessmen come in original mahogany lift top box. These historic Jaques sets all come with signed authors copy of the Jaques collectors guide and insurance valuation.
Kings 10 CM Tall.
These are genuine antiques! Great to play and a good investment. Be alerted when new stock arrives .
Subscribe on the home page. 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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