ANTIQUE CHESS SET FINE FRENCH REGENCE PATTERN K 100 mm AND OLD BOX NO BOARD

ANTIQUE CHESS SET FINE FRENCH REGENCE PATTERN K 100 mm AND OLD BOX NO BOARD
ANTIQUE CHESS SET FINE FRENCH REGENCE PATTERN K 100 mm AND OLD BOX NO BOARD
ANTIQUE CHESS SET FINE FRENCH REGENCE PATTERN K 100 mm AND OLD BOX NO BOARD
ANTIQUE CHESS SET FINE FRENCH REGENCE PATTERN K 100 mm AND OLD BOX NO BOARD
ANTIQUE CHESS SET FINE FRENCH REGENCE PATTERN K 100 mm AND OLD BOX NO BOARD
ANTIQUE CHESS SET FINE FRENCH REGENCE PATTERN K 100 mm AND OLD BOX NO BOARD
ANTIQUE CHESS SET FINE FRENCH REGENCE PATTERN K 100 mm AND OLD BOX NO BOARD
ANTIQUE CHESS SET FINE FRENCH REGENCE PATTERN K 100 mm AND OLD BOX NO BOARD
ANTIQUE CHESS SET FINE FRENCH REGENCE PATTERN K 100 mm AND OLD BOX NO BOARD
ANTIQUE CHESS SET FINE FRENCH REGENCE PATTERN K 100 mm AND OLD BOX NO BOARD
ANTIQUE CHESS SET FINE FRENCH REGENCE PATTERN K 100 mm AND OLD BOX NO BOARD
ANTIQUE CHESS SET FINE FRENCH REGENCE PATTERN K 100 mm AND OLD BOX NO BOARD

ANTIQUE CHESS SET FINE FRENCH REGENCE PATTERN K 100 mm AND OLD BOX NO BOARD

HERE ON OFFER IS A FINE ANTIQUE FRENCH REGENGE' PATTER CHESS SET IN MY KNOWLEDGE THIS SET WAS MADE AROUND LATE 19th CENTURY IN FRANCE, THE PIECES ARE EXPERTLY TURNED AND CARVED FROM TURKISH BOXWOOD AND EBONIZED FRUIT WOOD, IN MY OPINION THIS PARTICULAR WAS CRAFTED BY SKILLED TURNERS IN PARIS IN FACT THE FINE DETAILS ARE QUITE DIFFERENT THAN THE "JURA" TURNERS SUCH LARDY OR CHAVET THE KINGS WITH SMALL CLOSE UP LOTUS SHAPE CROWN AND LARGE BULB TOP AND DOUBLE TURNED RINGS , THE QUEEN WITH TRADITIONAL BULB TOP FINAL AND BOTH WITH A SKIRT LIKE BETWEEN THE BASE AND STEM, TRADITIONAL REGENCE' BISHOP , THE KNIGHT ARE BEAUTIFULLY CARVED WITH FINE DETAILS AND PIERCED EYES BETTER THAN MOST REGENCE'CHESS SETS, THE RIBBED CONICAL SHAPE ROOKS ARE CHUNKY WITH SHORT STEM TO ALLOW BETTER STABILITY THE PAWN WITH LARGE BASE AND COLLAR WITH SLIM STEM AND POINTED BULB TOP, THE LARGE BASE WITH LOW FOOT ARE SLIGHTLY CONCAVE TO ALLOW GOOD STABILITY THE DESIGN IS SIMPLE AND STURDY, THERE ARE NO MANY SETS AROUND OF THIS KIND ANYMORE , RARE SAMPLE OF FRENCH CHESS HISTORY, THE WHITE SET HAS A LOVELY CARAMEL-TOFFE PATINA AND THE BLACK NOW SHOW SOME BROWN SHADES NATURALLY GAINED WITH USAGE AND AGE THE WOODWORK STILL RETAIL MOST OF THE ORIGINAL FRENCH POLISH FINISH THE BLACK KING STAND AT 100 THE WHITE 98 mm THE BASE IS 32 mm THE PAWN IS 50 mm THE BASE IS 20 mm THE CHESS SET COME IN A OLD LIFT UP TOP BOX HAND MADE FROM SOLID PINE WOOD AND INLAID WITH WALNUT VENEER WITH THE AGE AND USAGE THE WOODWORK SHOW A VERY DARK PATINA, THE INNER PART STILL RETAIL MOST OF THE ORIGINAL PRINTED PAPER LINING, AND THERE IS A PRINTED LABEL FROM St. ANTIQUE CHESS SET FINE FRENCH RGENCE PATTERN K 100 mm AND OLD BOX NO BOARD. SAVIOR'S SCHOLLS EVERTON , THE BOX WAS AWARDED TO ELSIE WHITEAKER FOR A NEDDLEWORK SIGNED BY THE PRINCIPAL IN 1910 THE ACTUAL OLD AGE CAN BEEN SEE IN PHOTOS THE BOX DIMENSION ARE 23 X 15.5 X 10 cm THE UNWRAPPED COMBINED WEIGHT IS 1.018 Kg IN MY SCALE THE CHESS BOARD IN PHOTOS IS NOT PART OF THE SALE DISPLAY ONLY CONDITION REPORT CHESSMEN, THERE ARE SLIGHT SIGN OF AGE AND USAGE AMONG THE PIECES, SOME TALLER MENS ARE SLIGHTLY BOWED DUE TO REAL WOOD AGING, THERE IS 1 CHIP TO THE COLLAR OF 1 BLACK BISHOP, THERE ARE ARLINE TO THE BASE OF 1 BLACK PAWN AND THE THE BAREL OF 1 BLACK KNIGHT AND 1 BISHOP, ALSO A TINY IMPERFECTION TO THE QUEEN TOP COLLAR, THE COLLARS OF 3 BLACK PAWNS ARE SMALLER THAN THE OTHERS, MAY BE REPLACEMENTS, OTHER THAN GOOD FOR PLAY OR DISPLAY, THE BOX IS IN GOOD WORKING ORDER BUT THERE ARE MARKS AND SIGN ALSO SOME DENTS PLUS SOME VENEER LOSSES AND THERE IS A A CRACK TO THE OUTER BASE, THYE LOCK AND KEY ARE MISSING, AS PER PHOTOS.

I HAVE DESCRIBED THIS ITEM AT THE BEST OF MY KNOWLEDGE ALSO HOW I SEE IT SO PLEASE LOOK CAREFULLY TO THE PHOTOS PROVIDED AND MAKEUP YOUR MIND. Get images that make Supersized seem small.

Tailor your auctions with Auctiva's. The item "ANTIQUE CHESS SET FINE FRENCH REGENCE PATTERN K 100 mm AND OLD BOX NO BOARD" is in sale since Wednesday, May 27, 2020. This item is in the category "Toys & Games\Games\Chess\Vintage Chess". The seller is "jacqueline3663" and is located in Bristol/Avon. This item can be shipped worldwide.
ANTIQUE CHESS SET FINE FRENCH REGENCE PATTERN K 100 mm AND OLD BOX NO BOARD


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