30 October 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 462
Estimate GBP 80 - GBP 120
A GERMAN PLASTIC WEHRMACHT "TAK-TIK" GAME
WEHRMACHT-MODELL 12, CIRCA 1940
In original card box with leaflet, and folding card games board
The king -- 1 5/8in. (4.2cm.) high; the pawn -- 1 5/8in. (4.2cm.) high
Together with a plastic 'Staunton' style chess set and set of draughts counters, in a fitted box (2)
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This type of chess game was sent to German front line troops during World War II.
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