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A NORTH INDIAN INLAID IVORY 'MUSLIM' PATTERN CHESS SET

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A NORTH INDIAN INLAID IVORY 'MUSLIM' PATTERN CHESS SET

LATE 19TH CENTURY

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A NORTH INDIAN INLAID IVORY 'MUSLIM' PATTERN CHESS SET LATE 19TH CENTURY Of typical form inlaid with red and black circular motifs The king -- 2½ in. (6.5 cm.) high; the pawn -- 3/4 in. (2 cm.) high
Literature
Hans & Barbara Holländer, Schach Partie Durch Zeiten und Welten, Museum Für Kunst und Gewerbe, Hamburg, 2005, fig. 143, page 184.
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Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.

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