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    Sale 5348

    Christie's Interiors

    11 March 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 29

    A SOVIET PORCELAIN CHESS SET 'THE REDS AND THE WHITES'

    DATED 1923, BLACK STATE PORCELAIN FACTORY MARK, CYRILLIC MARK OF NATALIA DANKO

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SOVIET PORCELAIN CHESS SET 'THE REDS AND THE WHITES'
    DATED 1923, BLACK STATE PORCELAIN FACTORY MARK, CYRILLIC MARK OF NATALIA DANKO
    Designed as the Red Army and the white chained serfs with Death as the King
    White King 4¼ in. (11 cm.) high (32)


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