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    Sale 5198

    Furniture, Carpets & Decorative Objects

    30 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 739

    AN INDIAN CARVED AND TURNED IVORY CHESS SET

    CIRCA 1900

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    AN INDIAN CARVED AND TURNED IVORY CHESS SET
    CIRCA 1900
    The kings and queens with ball-knop finials, one side stained red, the other natural
    The king -- 3¼in. (8.3cm.) high; the pawn -- 1¾in. (4.5cm.) high
    Together with a Indian carved ivory 'John Company' style chess set, circa 1920, the pawns as rifle men, one lacking; The king -- 2in. (5cm.) high; the pawn -- 1in. (2.5cm.) high (2)


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