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ivory chess set
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SA48583

IVORY CHESS SET

Status: This item has been sold
Sold by: Merchant House Antiques

Description:
Late 19th/ early 20th century Ivory chess set in the Asian/Muslim style.
Of small size( king measures 4.9 cms high with base diameter of 1.4 cms) this probably indicates a travelling set originally used with a cloth board. Two black ink rings to the base differentiate between the sides.
A few minor "nibbles"; with one 'black' pawn having a more noticeable piece off the first turning below the 'head', and some ink spots to 'black' Queen (photos supplied on requested)
Board shown for display purposes only
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Internal Ref: mha/rusty


About the Date of Manufacture
This antique was produced in 1900. At the time that this antique was being crafted, Edward VII , the eldest son of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, was the King of England.

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Declaration

This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 1900.

This item is SOLD and is no longer available to purchase. The seller of the item was Merchant House Antiques.

Merchant House Antiques

19 High Street
Honiton
Devon
EX14 1PR
United Kingdom
Tel: 01404 42694
Int'l Tel: +44 1404 42694
www.merchanthouseantiques.co.uk
* This item has been sold, though you can still email the seller if you wish
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