Cased carved bone chess set stained red and white circa 1920. Complete chess set with pawn's measuring 1 1/2 inches and king measuring 2 3/4 inches. The set is housed in its original box. Inside the box lid is written in pencil 'To Philip from Papa and Mamma Xmas 1920'. Slight damage to top of red king as pictured. Very slight loss to base of white knight. Chess pieces have felt applied to bottom.
Marks: Inscription inside of box lid 'To Philip from Papa and Mamma Xmas 1920'
Size: Pawns measure 1 1/2 inches, Kings measure 2 3/4 inches
Condition: Set is complete. Slight loss to detail on top of red king as pictured. Very slight loss to base of white knight as pictured. Box shows wear to top as pictured and wear consistent with use and age. Overall in very good used condition.
11 other shoppers are interested in this item
Wide-ranging selection of unusual antiques at reasonable prices
Each antique and collectible object offers a window into the past and brings history alive in a tangible way.