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A IRISH IVORY CHESS SET
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A IRISH IVORY CHESS SET

SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY

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A IRISH IVORY CHESS SET
SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY
The kings with pierced petal galleries, the bishops with cleft mitres, the knights as horses' heads, the rooks as turrets
The king -- 2¾ in. 97 cm.) high; the pawn -- 2 in. (5 cm.) high
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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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