A Very Substantial and Complete Set of Hand Carved Jacques Type Staunton Pattern Boxwood and Dark Rosewood un-weighted Chess pieces of outstanding quality, late Nineteenth, early Twentieth Century of English origin.
Complete with possibly an earlier well grained Rosewood rectangular box with hinged lid. The cover with very decorative Parquetry inlay decoration with use of various woods.
Condition: Good condition with nice surface patination on both Chess pieces and box. Lock is lacking key.
Height: (of box) 3.25” (8.25cm). Width: (of box) 11” (28cm). Depth: (of box) 4.25” (11cm).
Height of Jack: (an impressive just under) 3.5” (8.5cm).
Shipped to Oxfordshire, England.