• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5685

    Christie's Interiors

    2 March 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 428

    AN ENGLISH IVORY PLAYING CHESS SET

    MID-19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN ENGLISH IVORY PLAYING CHESS SET
    MID-19TH CENTURY
    With turned barleycorn type pieces in red and natural
    Kings 4½ in. (11.5 cm.) high (32)


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