An "In Statu Quo" travelling chess set, Jaques, 19th century,
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An "In Statu Quo" travelling chess set, Jaques, 19th century,
Sold for £840 (US$ 1,411) inc. premium
Lot Details
An "In Statu Quo" travelling chess set,
Jaques, 19th century,
the pegged ivory chessmen stained red and left natural, the mahogany board with a locking mechanism and two "reserves" for captured pieces, stamped: Jaques & Son...Patentees...London...In Statu Quo...Chess Board, in the original green slipcase with the Jaques cipher in gilt,
the board 23.5cm wide.
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