Luke Honey | Decorative Antiques, Chess, Backgammon & Games



Luke sells an eclectic selection of  clubby “mantiques” including furniture, paintings, prints, illusionist posters, old globes, racing and gambling antiques, mechanical toys, objets d’art and books. Loyal clients include interior designers as well as private collectors.

Luke Honey has a modern day antiquarian’s eye for the unusual, the architectural, the curious, the rare and the beautiful.

All our things can be shipped worldwide (sent fully insured) and prices include delivery charges to Mainland UK destinations. If you want to drop by and have a closer look at anything featured on the website, please contact Luke to make an appointment to view. We're based in Central London.

Chess, Backgammon & Games

Luke Honey is a leading specialist in chess sets, backgammon boards, mahjong sets and antique games, and (as a former auction expert at Phillips, Bloomsbury and Bonhams) has been selling antique chess sets (including the famous Staunton chess sets made by Jaques of London) since 1994. Antique chess sets are becoming increasingly scarce, and many of the sets we offer are rare and desirable. 

Please don't forget to revisit the website on a regular basis, as stock is updated as soon as new things are discovered. If you’re interested in consigning your chess set, backgammon board or antique game for sale, Luke would be delighted to hear from you. We offer a restoration service and also hire out stock as props to film production companies and stylists on a regular basis.

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