ANTIQUE IVORY CHESS SET SIGNED PRE-BAN TEA STAINED
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King measures approximately 2" tall, pawns measure approximately 1 3/4". Each pawn is different. Board measures 14 3/4" x 14 3/4 ".
Tea stained pieces as well as natural light colored pieces grace the playing board, which is made of two different colors of wood.
The box holds pieces inside when not in use. The interior of the box is lined with velvet. Inside, t are two velvet covered boards that were originally hinged to the interior, with snap closures to hold pieces in place. Because of its age, the velvet hinges and snap tabs have deteriorated. However, the boards are still present, and continue to hold the pieces in place nicely. The playing surface is in very good condition, with a couple areas w the inlaid pieces have separated from each other with age.
Please scroll through all the pictures to get a feel for the depth, beauty and elegance of this set.
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