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    Sale 5198

    Furniture, Carpets & Decorative Objects

    30 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 796

    A FRENCH BONE MOUNTED EBONIZED AND FRUITWOOD 'LYON' CHESS SET

    19TH CENTURY

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    A FRENCH BONE MOUNTED EBONIZED AND FRUITWOOD 'LYON' CHESS SET
    19TH CENTURY
    The kings and queens mounted with pierced crowns
    The king -- 3in. (7.5cm.) high; the pawn -- 1 5/8in. (4.2cm.) high
    Together with a French ebonised and boxwood Régence pattern chess set, 19th century; the king -- 3 3/8in. (8.5cm.) high; the pawn -- 1 7/8in. (4.8cm.) high; and an inlaid wood games box -- 12½in. (31.8cm.) wide (2)


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