vintage stunning mother of pearl inlaid lacquer and ivory chess set

Vintage stunning mother of pearl inlaid, lacquer and ivory chess set.


Price

SOLD

Item Ref

5327

Description

Vintage lacquered and mother of pearl inlay hinged chess board with 32 ivory playing pieces.
The folding lacquered board is inlaid with mother of pearl squares in the design of birds, boats, landscapes or flowers. There is also mother of pearl line inlay to the border. The board has a moulded edge.
The playing pieces are all carved ivory, 16 being natural colur and the other 16 dyed. They store inside the board when it is folded and latched in the closed position. To play, the board is opened out flat, and is then ready to use.
Size-board is 15 inches square; the king stands 3 inches high, the queen stands 2.5 inches high.
A very lovely complete chess set to use and display, making it both practical and a beautiful and decorative accessory.
SOLD.
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Internal Ref: 5327



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