London, South Kensington
2 May 2007
This lot is offered without a reserve
A FRENCH BONE MOUNTED FRUIT WOOD 'LYON' PATTERN CHESS SET
Of inverted form, the kings and queens with pierced and serrated waisted bands, the knights with horses' heads
The king -- 3½in. (9cm.) high; the pawn -- 1 7/8in. (4.8cm.) high
Bloomsbury Auctions, London, 26 October, 2004, lot 136.
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