A TURNED IVORY CHESS SET
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A TURNED IVORY CHESS SET

LATE 19TH CENTURY

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A TURNED IVORY CHESS SET
LATE 19TH CENTURY
The opposing sides carved as busts on baluster-turned supports and on ring-turned moulded feet, the whites modelled as Europeans, the blacks modelled as Africans and orientals -of which two bishops European; associated-
white king 8.3 cm. high; black king 8.7 cm. high
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Christie’s charges a premium to the buyer on the Hammer Price of each lot sold at the following rates: 29.75% of the Hammer Price of each lot up to and including €20,000, plus 23.8% of the Hammer Price between €20,001 and €800.000, plus 14.28% of any amount in excess of €800.000. Buyer’s premium is calculated on the basis of each lot individually.

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