Luke Honey | Decorative Antiques, Chess, Backgammon & Games

Congress Chess Timer, Jaques & Son, 1907/8

  • Congress Chess Timer, Jaques & Son, 1907/8
  • Congress Chess Timer, Jaques & Son, 1907/8

A Jaques & Son Congress Chess Timer, 1907/8

the mahogany case with twin dials, faces with Roman numerals, brass carrying handle and two push-pull brass rods or buttons, stop button slide to the front and green felt to the underside, brass plaque to the front inscribed: Jaques & Son...Regd...Congress Chess Timer...London, with a silvered plaque (blank) to the top, 

28.3cm long, 18.1cm high, 9.8cm deep.

Stock Reference Number: JR 1792

Provenance: European Chess Collection


Good. The mechanism has been cleaned and re-furbished and is in a good working order.

The green baize to the underside is worn and rubbed. Silver Plaque to the top is blank- ie not inscribed. Slight browning/staining to the dials. Case “Very Good’ with a few age nicks and scuffs.

A nice clock- recommended.

A Note From Luke

How We Ship

Within the Mainland UK: Free of Charge

Shipping by courier to Mainland UK destinations is free, and included within the price, so please feel free to push the "buy it now" button.

International Shipping

If you live outside the UK, please contact me to arrange payment, and I can give you a competitive shipping quote to your destination.

All items are sent fully insured. Please be aware that there may be customs duties to pay if you live outside the European Union.


Under the distance selling regulations you have a right to return your order for any item purchased on a fixed priced sale for a full refund within fourteen days after receipt. However, you must take reasonable care of the item/s. You will be responsible for the shipping costs both to and from your address. Thank you.


Sorry, you missed this item. If you are interested in something similar please make an enquiry.

All prices are inclusive of packing and delivery charges to Mainland UK destinations. Please allow approximately 7-10 working days for delivery.

For shipping to destinations outside the UK, please ask us for an individual shipping quote.

We aim to ship at competitive prices. Our shipper offers a 15% discount on their standard shipping prices on any item bought through this website. All items are shipped fully insured. You may find our Frequently Asked Questions page helpful.