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    Sale 5334

    Islamic Works of Art & Textiles

    6 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 22

    A GROUP OF THREE GOLD ENAMELLED CHESS PIECES, LUCKNOW, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GROUP OF THREE GOLD ENAMELLED CHESS PIECES, LUCKNOW, 19TH CENTURY
    Comprising the Queen modelled as an elephant, and two further pieces, set with diamonds and rubies and finely enamelled with flowers to base and sides, the undersides of the two smaller pieces with red flowers on a blue ground - (3)


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