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“Whittington Pattern” Chess Set, circa 1890

  • “Whittington Pattern” Chess Set, circa 1890
  • “Whittington Pattern” Chess Set, circa 1890
  • “Whittington Pattern” Chess Set, circa 1890

An English “Whittington Pattern” Travelling Chess Set, circa 1890

the brass hinged folding mahogany board, with pegged bone chessmen, stained red and left natural, brass clasp, and alternate squares in rosewood and satinwood

Size: 60.5cm wide (when fully open, with flaps extended), 30.5cm wide (when closed)

Stock Reference: SK 1696


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. 


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