A Staunton weighted boxwood and ebony chess set,
Jaques London, circa 1890-1900,
the white king stamped: Jaques London around the rim of the base, the chessmen with a nice "toffee" patination, in a mahogany box with a green label (worn, with loss),
the king 8.7cm (approx. 3½ inches) high, the pawn 4.5cm (1¾ inches) high.