Ebony and ivory dating
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During the 18th, 19th and 20th centuries, many chess boards and sets were crafted from expensive materials, such as ivory.Inside the lid is the folded chess and backgammon board, in the top are the chess and backgammon pieces made of coloured ivory, the chess pieces si An Unusual English Ivory "Barleycorn Pattern" Chess Set, circa 1850 one side stained red, the other side left natural, kings with carved barley-twist decoration and surmounted by Maltese crosses, queens with barley-twist decoration and surmounted with ball finials, bishops with decorated mitres, knights as horses' heads, rooks as raised turrets with ball finials and flags, pawns with unusual elongated central sections in the Upright style, in a 20th century wooden box with a sliding lid, the int A French Ebony and Ivory inlaid Games Board/Box for Tric-Trac/Backgammon & Chess, 18th Century the exterior for chess, the alternate squares in ivory and ebony inlay, the interior for tric-trac, inlaid points in ivory and green-stained bone, holes for scoring pegs to the borders, brass hinges, a horn shaker and two die Width: 47cm Length (when open flat): 61cm Stock Reference: MJ 1708 Ilustrated with a set of 30 late 19th century ivory and ebony turned counters which are being sold separately (e An Unusual Indian Ivory “Polo Knight”, probably Rajasthan, circa 1900 the helmeted rider on a prancing horse, with reins, over a gadrooned circular base (traces of green stain remaining, some age-cracking) Width: 5.2cm Height: 8cm Provenance: The Gareth Williams Chess Collection Stock Reference: VW 1649 Important Notice on the Export of Antique Elephant Ivory (CITES) Please note that as the chess set contains antique elephant ivory (dating from earlier than 1947) it will require a CITES export A Set of Luxury Backgammon Counters by Asprey, circa 1930 one side in ivory the other in a simulated malachite green stain, in a green calf leather case with gilt lock, stamped ASPREY LONDON in gilt (30 counters in total, 15 to each side) Counters: 3.7cm in diameter Box: 14cm wide, 11.5cm deep, 4.5cm high (when closed) Stock Reference: ALB 1665 Important Notice on the Export of Antique Elephant Ivory (CITES) Please note that as the chess set contains antique elephant ivory dating from pre 1947 A Fine Inlaid Coromandel Games Board/Box for Chess and Backgammon, 19th century the exterior for chess with alternate squares in satinwood and coromandel, the interior for backgammon with backgammon points inlaid in ivory, 61.5cm wide (when open flat), 52cm deep and 6.1cm high (when open flat), together with a set of 30 antique ebony and ivory turned backgammon counters, leather shaker and ivorine dice, each chess square 6cm wide, the backgammon counters 4.1cm diameter.Stock Reference Number: MA fine and rare late 18th century Anglo-Indian, Vizagapatam ivory and sandalwood folding gaming board.Stock Reference Number: MT 1813 Important Notice on the export of antique elephant ivory (CITES) Please note that as the chess set contains ant An Indian Export Figural Ivory Chess Set, Rajasthan, Early 20th Century Sikhs vs Princely States, one side as Sikhs wearing turbans, the other side as opposing armies (Princely States) wearing headdresses, both sides left natural, Sikh kings wearing turbans with swords, Princely States kings wearing headdresses with swords, queens as princes, bishops as camels, knights as horse, rooks as elephants, pawns as footsoldiers with swords and shields King: 7.5cm high Pawn: 4.5cm high Provenance: Privat An Anglo-Indian Export Ivory Chess Set, Berhampore, circa 1840 one side stained red, the other side left natural, carved with elaborate decoration, kings with domed tops and 'pineapple' finials, queens similar but of smaller size, bishops with mitre tops, knights as horses' heads, rooks as raised turrets with brickwork, pawns with baluster knops to the central sections and 'pineapple' finials.in a 20th century wooden box with lid and metal scallop clasp King: 11.2cm high Pawn: 4.6cm high Box: 2An English "Lund Pattern" Ivory Chess Set, circa 1850 one side stained red, the other side left natural.