REF1582 English “barley corn” playing set , board & box.
Circa 1860-1900

Fine turned & carved bone playing set, one side stained red other side left natural.
The kings & queens with carved barlycorn pattern to the bodies, rooks as single towers and knights as horses heads. Pieces on cog decorated disc bases.

Set comes with folding leather board and mahogany lift top box both same period as set.

Kings 11 CM Tall. Board 35 CM Squres 4 CM

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.


Includes shipping & insurance valuation

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Tim Millard is one of the leading specialist dealers buying & selling Chess Sets & Backgammon boards with an extensive stock of antique sets ranging from fine Staunton sets by Jaques to fine European, Chinese & Indian Sets.

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