REF1878 Fine German playing set, box & board.
Circa 1860-1890

Fine turned & carved German playing set one side turned in softwood otherside in fruitwood. These attractive sets were made as childrens toys , the pieces with painted smiling faces and rooks with pierced domed tops with loose balls inside which amusingly make the rooks also childs rattles! A particularly well made example , good size & patina .

Kings 9.5 CM Tall    Board 40 CM     Squares 4 CM

Set comes with same period oak framed chess board with oak and boxwood inlaid squares. Set comes with same period mahogany lift top box.

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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£ 1250 GBP (Great British Pounds)

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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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