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    Sale 5198

    Furniture, Carpets & Decorative Objects

    30 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 823

    A FRENCH CARVED BONE BUST-TYPE CHESS SET

    DIEPPE, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A FRENCH CARVED BONE BUST-TYPE CHESS SET
    DIEPPE, 19TH CENTURY
    Depicting the French versus the Moors, the bishops wearing pointed caps, the knights as cavalry
    The king -- 3 5/8in. (9.2cm.) high; the pawn -- 2¼in. (5.7cm.m) high


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