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Antique 'Library' Chess Board, circa 1900

  • Antique 'Library' Chess Board, circa 1900
  • Antique 'Library' Chess Board, circa 1900

An English Tooled Leather 'Library' Chess Board, circa 1900

the folding board with alternate chess squares in black and tan and a border in foliate gilt, with further blind-stamped Greek Key decoration, 'scumbled' finish to the reverse

Chess Squares: 5cm wide

Size: 46cm wide (when open flat)

Stock Reference: AS 2058



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