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1851 Antique Chess Pieces Ochre Chess Board & Walnut Box Chess Set

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£649.00 GBP 

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New for 2017 are the beautiful antique design chess boards. Masters of their inherited art, the Italian maestros have reproduced a stunning 56cm x 56cm platform and field for the ultimate chess battle. We have added the 1851 antique chess pieces and walnut chess box , this trio certainly makes a statement. 

A superb set of antiqued classic chess pieces, what we believe to be one of the finest Jaques of London chess set patterns circa 1849-55. This magnificent set would grace any living room or office and would be the perfect gift for the statesmen, chess enthusiast or chess collector alike. This stunning hand carved chess set has embellishments pioneered by Jaques of London which include the king side stamping (see images)

The board is sublime, antique maple and walnut squares with a black border. 63mm square size - superb in every way. Storage box is also included in the offer. 

Height of Sovereign
4.4 Inch
1.90 Inch
Weight of Sovereign
130  grams
Materials Used
Antiqued Boxwood / Ebony
How many Queens?
Recommended Chessboard Square Size
2.36 Inch

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  • Are these pieces the ebony version or ebonized?

    The pieces are antique boxwood and ebony