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Jaques Staunton Chess Set, circa 1900

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  • jaques staunton antique chess set
  • Antique Jaques Staunton Chess Set
  • Antique Jaques Staunton Chess Set

A Staunton Boxwood & Ebony Chess Set, J. Jaques & Son, Ltd, circa 1900

both kings stamped JAQUES LONDON in red along the rim of the bases, in a box with a sliding lid and green label: The Staunton Chessmen...(Howard Staunton's Facsimile Signature)...J. JAQUES & SON, LTD., LONDON, ENGLAND

King: 8.2cm (3 1/4 inch) high

Pawn: 4.2cm high

Box: 15.5cm, long, 12.5cm wide, 8cm high

Stock Reference: AS 1860

Condition

Boxwood Side:

'Very Good' to 'Excellent'. Green baizes on the undersides 'Good', slightly rubbed/worn to the edges of the baize, four? baizes possibly replaced with identical felt, but in a very slightly lighter green colour? Very nice figuring to the grain of the wood.

Ebony Side:

'Very Good' to 'Excellent'. No chips or cracks. Black King stamped JAQUES LONDON in red, green baizes 'Good'. 

Box:

'Very Good'. Thin hairline crack to sliding lid. The usual very minor surface scratches and 'dings'- as to be expected. Plum velvet interior 'very good', with some very minor fraying along the edges. Label: 'Good'. Some minor brown marks or stains, some gentle rubbing and a few minor scratches. No loss. 

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