REF3249 Jaques Staunton Tournament Chessmen & Box
Circa 1865 - 1870
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English ebony & boxwood weighted Staunton pattern chessmen by Jaques of London. White king stamped “JAQUES LONDON” , king side rooks & knights with crown stamps. Pieces with loaded & felted bases.
This set is the tournament size set.
Kings 9 CM Tall
Set retains original French polished finish.
Chessmen housed in original mahogany lift top box with Jaques paper label to lid.
These historic Jaques sets all come with signed authors copy of the Jaques collectors guide and insurance valuation.
The design of this set is known in the modern codex as the “ Steintz” . The practice of adding historic chess champions names to styles of Jaques chessmen is a modern practice which Jaques never used historically , although it is a great system to easily help identify specific Jaques Staunton Chessmen.
These are genuine antiques! Great to play and a good investment.
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.
All sets come with certification insurance valuation . Certifies age , material origin and loss / replacement value.
Please note all prices include postage/shipping charges.
Instalment / lay away plans welcome.
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Includes shipping & insurance valuation