“Old English” Chess Set, 19th century
An “Old English” Pattern Boxwood and Ebony Chess Set, Late 19th century
the chessmen with green baize to the underside, in a mahogany lidded box with a metal clasp
King: 9.9cm high
Pawn: 4.3cm high
Box: 18.5cm wide, 14.9cm deep, 8cm high
Stock Reference: VS 1620
A few very minor nicks.
Nice figuring and finish to the wood surface.
“Very Good”. A few minor surface scratches and nicks.
A Note From Luke
Nice antique set in the “Old English” pattern. This pattern was popular during the 19th century, and used as an alternative to the Staunton pattern.
Set comes with an antique mahogany box and is ready to go.
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