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Item Details

An Antique Jaques Staunton Ivory Chess Set, circa 1890

one side stained red, the other side left natural, both kings stamped JAQUES LONDON on the underside of the bases, in a late 19th century mahogany and brass inlaid hinged box, the interior with two compartments lined with dark blue plush

King: 7.4cm high

Pawn: 3.8cm high

Box: 19cm wide

Stock Reference: AS 1844

Reference: Sir Alan Fersht, Jaques and British Chess Company Chess Sets, Kaissa Publications, 2010

Important Notice on the Export of Antique Elephant Ivory (CITES)

Please note that as the chess set contains antique elephant ivory it will require a CITES export licence to export to destinations outside the European Union. Due to recent US legislation, it is with regret that we are unable to export this item to the United States of America. Please contact me if you need further information.
  • Period: circa 1890
  • Sold
  • Location: London