REF1740 Rare Pattern English chessmen & box.
Circa 1840-1870

Fine turned ebony & boxwood English playing set of fine quality, the pieces of a hybrid design with Upright and Staunton influences. The pieces with attractive large dome shaped bases, knights as fine carved horses heads, rooks as towers with concetric decorated bodies.

Set retains an original French polished finish.

Chessmen come in original mahogany slide lid box.

Kings    10.2 CM Tall

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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Antique Chess & Backgammon Sets

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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