Rosewood Chess Board, Early 19th century
An English Chess Board, Early 19th Century
the alternate squares inlaid in rosewood and sycamore, with decorative inlaid stringing or banding to the edges, and rosewood sides, with a slide drawer (brass handle missing)
30.5cm wide, each chess square 3.4cm wide
Stock Reference: NC 1634
Scratches and wear to surface of board. Piece of veneer missing from side. Brass handle missing from slide drawer.
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.
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. If you live outside the European Union, please see the note below on CITES export regulations for antique rosewood.
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.
Important Notice on the Export of Antique Rosewood (CITES)
Please note that as the chess board contains antique rosewood, under recently revised and updated regulations on the export of all rosewood species, it will now require a CITES export licence to export to destinations outside the European Union. Please contact me for more information. Thank you.