Old Chess Style Jaques Staunton - Fruit wood

Description
Old Chess Style Jaques Staunton - Fruit wood
U.K. - Early 20th century

Old Spanish casino chess of the 30s in Spain with British pieces. Famous ancient and special games that date back to the time of the Spanish Civil war. It preserves the patina of the period. The horses are a bit worn. The wooden board has squares of different woods and it’s reversible with checkers and pieces. The pieces are of natural olive wood or pear tree, very beautiful forms, typical Jaques Staunton.
Dimensions: Staunton pieces approximately 8 cm (the king), the board is 55 x 40 cm The whole chess is vintage and has some signs of the passage of time. Some pieces need to be restored, as shown in the photographs.
Registered shipping and well packed.

Lot details
Object
Old Chess Style Jaques Staunton
Material
Fruit wood
Estimated Period
Early 20th century
Country of Origin
U.K.
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Dimensions
8×55×40 cm
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