London, South Kensington
27 May 2004
A Muslim type ivory and ebony chess set
Of abstract form
The king -- 1 5/8in. (4.2cm.) high; the pawn -- 1 3/8in. (3.5cm.) high
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Hans and Siegfried Wichmann, Chess, Crown Publishers Inc. New York, 1960, pl.6.
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