London, South Kensington
28 April 2004
A Victorian turned and carved ivory Lund type chess set
LAST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
Stained red and natural, with typical baluster stems
The kings -- 3 3/8in. (8.6cm.), the pawns -- 1 5/8in. (4.2cm.) high
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William Lund retailed chess sets from 1835 at his Fleet Street premises and later from Cornhill, London.
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