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1849 Official Staunton Cooke with Antique Ochre Board and Walnut Box

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£499.00 GBP 


We are delighted with the arrival of this absolute stunning chess set combination. Featuring the popular Jaques cooke reproduction chess pieces matched perfectly with our antique look chess board and box. What a truly outstanding chess set, one that would grace any living room or office. A collectors dream! 

A sublime Jaques Cooke reproduction Boxwood and Ebony chess pieces matched beautifully with the Antique Ochre and Maple chess board and walnut finish chess box. 

Howard Saunton, promoted this set at the first international chess tournament in 1851. Its clearly distinguishable pieces soon became the competition standard known as the 'Staunton' set. The set has embellishments pioneered by Jaques of London which include the king side stamping

Height of Sovereign
4.4 Inch
2.00 Inch
Weight of Sovereign
100  grams
Materials Used
Boxwood / Ebony
How many Queens?
Square Size
2.48 Inch

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