London, South Kensington
12 September 2002
A Macau ivory chess set
the red stained pieces depicting European figures, the plain ivory pieces depicting Chinese figures, on circular bases carved with flowers; and two cylindrical boxes containing a quantity of gaming counters -- 4¼in. (10.5cm.) high max. (small section missing to one piece).
See Illustration and front cover for detail.
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