Outstanding Inlaid Chess and Backgammon Box and Set of Chess Pieces

$590.00

Absolutely stunning Inlaid Box with Mother of Pearl and interior Backgammon Board including complete Chess Set. Backgammon and Checkers sets not included. Chess set, Made in London by K & C, London, carved Boxwood timber with separate, divided interior, labelled wooden slide box with original label. All in immaculate condition, outer having a soft aged patina, and only the outer inlay has a couple of negligible, miniscule losses. The inner is perfect, which is amazing for the 1,000’s of inlay pieces. The carved Chess set is complete and perfect.  Dimensions approx.: Box closed 29.2cm long x 15.1cm wide x 5.3cm; open box 30.3cm x 29.5cm x 2.6cm high; Chess box 15cm long x 7.8cm x 4.9cm high; Chess piece King 2.3cm dia. base x 6.2cm high, to Pawn 1.9cm dia. base x 4.1cm high. Europe and England. Circa 1940

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