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German Staunton Boxwood Chess Set, 1930s

  • German Staunton Boxwood Chess Set, 1930s
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A German Staunton Boxwood & Ebony Chess Set, 1930s

kings surmounted with Maltese Crosses, queens with crowns, bishops as split mitres, knights as horses’ heads (stained black), rooks as turrets, pawns with ball finials

in a wooden box with a hinged lid and a green baize lining

King: 9.4cm high

Pawn: 5cm

Box: 22cm x 14cm x 9.5cm 

Stock Reference: AS 2006


A Note From Luke

A nice Staunton boxwood and ebony chess set, probaby made in Germany, or at least, Central Europe. The knight heads are made from stained boxwood.

Attractive shiny patina. Excellent player’s chess set. Recommended.

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