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FS17: Three Day Fine Art Sale

The British Chess Company, A Boxwood and Ebony Staunton Pattern Competition Chess Set

Auction Lot FS17/651

The British Chess Company, a boxwood and ebony Staunton pattern competition chess set the knights as horses with xylonite heads, the king 10.5cm high, the pawn 5.5cm high, contained in a polished mahogany box bearing the British Chess Company< Stroud, Glos, label No 1s printed label, together with a folding rosewood and boxwood chess board, stamped British Chess Company, Stroud, Glos, 59 x 59cm and a travelling pocket chess set in folding canvas wallet, (one white rook missing).

The British Chess Company, A Boxwood and Ebony Staunton Pattern Competition Chess Set (FS17/651) offered in our Three Day Fine Art Sale starting on 29th January 2013 at our salerooms in Exeter, Devon.

Lot Description

The British Chess Company, a boxwood and ebony Staunton pattern competition chess set the knights as horses with xylonite heads, the king 10.5cm high, the pawn 5.5cm high, contained in a polished mahogany box bearing the British Chess Company< Stroud, Glos, label No 1s printed label, together with a folding rosewood and boxwood chess board, stamped British Chess Company, Stroud, Glos, 59 x 59cm and a travelling pocket chess set in folding canvas wallet, (one white rook missing).

Price Realised

£1,900

Department

Works of Art & Clocks

Fine Art Category

Objet de Vertu

Sale Information

FS17: Three Day Fine Art Sale
Tuesday, 29th January 2013
Wednesday, 30th January 2013
Thursday, 31st January 2013

Okehampton Street, Exeter

This lot will be sold after 12:30pm on Thursday, 31st January 2013 as part of the Collectors' Items, Works of Art and Clocks section of the sale.

Contact

For more information about this particular auction lot, please contact:-

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Important Notes

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