Fabulous C1870 English Verre Eglomise Chess BoardFabulous C1870 English Verre Eglomise Chess BoardFabulous C1870 English Verre Eglomise Chess BoardFabulous C1870 English Verre Eglomise Chess BoardFabulous C1870 English Verre Eglomise Chess BoardFabulous C1870 English Verre Eglomise Chess Board

Verre Églomisé is a French term referring to the process of applying both a design and gilding onto the rear face of glass to produce a mirror finish. The name is derived from the 18th-century French decorator and art-dealer Jean-Baptiste Glomy (1711–1786), who was responsible for its revival.
This is a very unusual chess board,in 30 yrs of antique dealing I have never seen one.It is in really good antique unrestored condition.19 1/2 ins square,each square is 1 3/4 ins.
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Fabulous C1870 English Verre Eglomise Chess Board

$500 USD

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