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French Bone ‘Jonchets’ Set, 19th Century

A French Bone ‘Jonchets’ or ‘Pique-Sable’ Set, 19th Century

making up a chess set: king, queen, (servant) fous with tri-corn hats, (rider) knight, (flag) rook, (soldiers) stick pawns (one side with red and green polychrome decoration) (32 pieces) in an oblong wooden box with a sliding lid

King: 12cm high

Box: 18.7cm wide

Reference: Hans & Siegfried Wichmann: Chess, Paul Hamlyn, figure 143, Michael Mark, Chessmen, Practical & Ornamental, Asprey’s, figure 15. 

Stock Reference: MJ 1739




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