1851 Antiqued & Ebony Chessmen

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£499.00 

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A stunning set of chess pieces by the Official Staunton Chess Company. An incredible reproduction of an circa 1851 design first introduced onto the market by Jaques of London way back in the old romantic days of chess! An antiquing process has been applied to give an appearance of an aged old set full of patina.

King side stamping embellishments also feature on this remarkable chess set.

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SPECIFICATION
DETAILS
Height of Sovereign
4.4 Inch
Weight of Sovereign
100  grams
 
Materials Used
Boxwood / Ebony
How many Queens?
4
Kings Base Diameter
1.90 Inch

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