An "In Statu Quo" travelling chess set,
Jaques & Son Ltd, circa 1900,
the bone chessmen stained red and left natural, with a locking mechanism and brass label: Jaques & Son, Makers, London, in a blue leather case with stamped gilt cipher: The In Statu Quo Chess Board...Jaques & Son Ltd...Patentees...London, and "To Play" slide, together with a "Whittington Pattern" bone travelling chess set,
the In Statu Quo board 23cm wide, the Whittington Pattern set 17.7cm wide (2).
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