REF1703 Large weighted English set & Box.
Circa 1840-1870

large turned English playing set , one side ebony other side boxwood. The pieces with loaded bases and green baize. Pieces with attractive multi turned stems.

Chessmen retain original French polished finish.
Set comes in original mahogany box.

A rare pattern and an unusual size.

Kings 13 CM Tall, Queens 12 CM Tall, Bishops 10.2 CM Tall, Knights 9.2 CM, Rooks 8 CM & Pawns 6.2 CM

Weight of chessmen without box  1500 Grams / 3.3 Pounds.

A rare pattern the quality and style from a top London maker , possibly made for a one off customer.

Please note all prices include postage/shipping charges and Insurance valuation.

Instalment / lay away plans welcome.

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.


Includes shipping & insurance valuation

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