27 May 2004,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 263
GBP 150 - GBP 250
An East African carved soft wood and ebony chess set
Mozambique, mid 20th century
The king -- 3 5/8in. (9.2cm.) high; the pawn -- 2¼in. (5.7cm.) high
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Ned Munger, Cultures, Chess & Art, Volume I, Sub Saharan Africa, published Mundial Press, 1996. Cf. fig.11.
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