London, South Kensington
2 May 2007
A VICTORIAN ORNAMENTALLY TURNED IVORY CHESS SET
The royal pieces with crown surmounts, bishops with cleft mitres, knights with horses' heads, rooks as turrets, pawns with knop finials, some restoration
The king -- 4½in. (11.5cm.) high; the pawn -- 2 1/8in. (5.5cm.) high
Christie's, South Kensington, 7 April 2004, lot 153.
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