A Staunton ivory chess set,
Jaques London, circa 1855-70,
one side stained red, the other side left natural, the white king stamped Jaques London on the underside of the base, in a papier-mâché Cartonpierre box with a blue velvet interior (without a label),
the king 8.9cm (approx 3½ inches) high, the pawn 4cm (approx. 1½ inches) high (2).