A SADELI SANDALWOOD CHESS BOARD
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A SADELI SANDALWOOD CHESS BOARD

INDIA, 19TH CENTURY

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A SADELI SANDALWOOD CHESS BOARD
INDIA, 19TH CENTURY
Of square form, hinged in its center, opening to reveal a backgammon board, inlaid with ivory, ebony and repeated geometric mosaics delimitating the pawns' areas, the backgammon board's central panel decorated with inlaid lozenge patterns flanked by roundels arranged in a quincux, with clasp losses to the inlay
16in. (40.5cm.) square
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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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