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    Sale 5923

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    12 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 147

    A VICTORIAN BOXWOOD AND EBONISED WEIGHTED CLUB SIZE STAUNTON CHESS SET

    BY JACQUES & SON, LONDON, CIRCA 1900-1915

    Price Realised  

    A VICTORIAN BOXWOOD AND EBONISED WEIGHTED CLUB SIZE STAUNTON CHESS SET
    BY JACQUES & SON, LONDON, CIRCA 1900-1915
    Both kings stamped 'JAQUES LONDON', contained in a mahogany box, the green label with facsimilie signature 'H.Staunton'
    The king -- 3 7/8 in. (9.8 cm.) high; the pawn -- 2 in. (5.1 cm.) high


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