A French "Directoire" boxwood chess set, circa 1800,
Lot 86
A French "Directoire" boxwood chess set, circa 1800,
Sold for £275 (US$ 430) inc. premium

Lot Details
A French "Directoire" boxwood chess set,
circa 1800,
the turned chessmen stained nut brown and left natural, kings with floral knops, queens with ball finials and baluster knops, bishops with flat caps, knights with canted knops, rooks as turrets, pawns with baluster knops and ball finials,
the king 8.5cm high, the pawn 4.5cm high.
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