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Jaques Rosewood Chess Board, 19th century

  • Jaques Rosewood Chess Board, 19th century

A Rosewood and Mahogany Chess Board, by Jaques & Son, Late 19th century

the alternate squares in rosewood and sycamore within a mahogany border or frame, maker’s label to the side of the border: JAQUES & SON...MAKER...LONDON

Size: 50.8cm wide

Chess Squares: 5.4cm wide

Stock Reference: SK 1688


Important Notice on the Export of Endangered Wood Species (CITES)

Please note that as the chess set contains both rosewood and mahogany it will require a CITES export licence to export to destinations outside the European Union. 

Condition

Some scuffs, scratches and minor nicks to the surface, especially to one sycamore square. Otherwise ‘good’.

A Note From Luke

Medium sized English antique board from the famous firm of Jaques & Sons, London. Decent chess boards are now becoming scarce and sell fast. Each chess square is 5.5cm wide.

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Important Notice on the Export of Endangered Wood Species (CITES)

Please note that as this chess set contains both rosewood and mahogany dating from pre 3 March 1947 it will require a CITES export licence to export to destinations outside the European Union.

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