27 May 2004,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 574
GBP 300 - GBP 400
A Mali brass figural chess set
Mid 20th century
The king -- 3¼in. (8.2cm.) high; the pawn -- 1½in. (3.7cm.) high
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Ned Munger, Cultures, Chess & Art, Volume I, Sub Saharan Africa, published Mundial Press, 1996. Cf. fig.19.
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