REF3179 Large rare pattern English chessmen & box.
Circa 1850 - 1870
Tracked worldwide shipping included!
Fine English weighted chessmen , one side ebony other side in boxwood , the fine turned pieces with loaded bases & green baize. The knights as fine carved horses with parted mane to top. Set retains original French polished finish.
A rare large playing set of high quality. I have been fotunate in selling an ivory example in the past with same middle parted mane carved knights. The quality of these sets are from a good London maker such as Aspreys or Thornhill London.
Chessmen come in original lift top box the interior with purple velvet lined interior.
Kings 12.4 CM Tall.
Chessmen weight (without box) 2.36 KG / 5 IBs 3 oz
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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Includes shipping & insurance valuation