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    Sale 5198

    Furniture, Carpets & Decorative Objects

    30 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 801

    A FRENCH IVORY AND EBONISED 'RÉGENCE' PATTERN CHESS SET

    SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A FRENCH IVORY AND EBONISED 'RÉGENCE' PATTERN CHESS SET
    SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY
    The king -- 2 3/8in. (6cm.) high; the pawn -- 1 3/8in. (3.5cm.) high
    Together with a French ivory 'Régence' pattern chess set, early 20th century, one side stained red -- 1 7/8in. (4.7cm.) high; the pawn -- 1 1/8in. (2.9cm.) high (2)


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    This lot is offered without reserve.
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    Provenance

    Bonhams, Knightsbridge, 4 September 1995, lot 237.