Antique Late19th Early 20th C. Austrian Wood Pegged Travelling Chess Very Rare For Sale
Antique Late19th Early 20th C. Austrian Wood Pegged Travelling Chess Very Rare
HERE ON OFFER IS
AN ANTIQUE LATE 19th EARLY 20th CENTURY AUSTRIAN TRAVEL CHESS SET
PROBABLY MADE IN SOUTHERN AUSTRIA IN "TYROL"
IT IS A RARE SET AND IT LOOKS FAIRELY OLD I GUESS SOMEWERE BETWEEN 1890/1920s
THE FOLD OUT CHESS BOARD-BOX IS BEUTIFULLY HAND CRAFTED FROM WALNUT AND INLAIED WITH ALPINE MABLE AND BLACK WALNUT, IT HAS METAL INGHES AND CLASP A BIT TARNISH PROBABLY MADE FROM BRASS,ON THE INSIDE IS LINED WITH GREEN LEATHER OR FAUX LEATHER
THE MULTY TURNED CHESSMEN ARE WELL EXCECUTED IN THE TRADITIONAL "OLD VIENNA COFFEE HOUSE"STYLE
(lovely gold patina) THERE ARE NO REPLACEMENT ALL THE PIECES ARE ORIGINAL TO THE SET,VERY RARE
IT COMES FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION
PIECES SIZE VARY FROM 18 UP TO 31mm including pegs
BOARD SIZE ARE 16 x 16cms OR 6 1/4 INCHES
EACH SQUARE IS 19mm
box closed size are;16 x 8 x 3cms.approx
Chess Pieces; slightly worn due age and usage, the black set some paint losses
Chess Board; there are some light marks here and there also a 2 tiny black stain spots and a very small indent, otherwise very good condition -see Photos
ANY QUESTION ? PLEASE FEEL FREE TO CONTACT ME.
IN ORDER TO ASSES THE ITEM CONDITION PLEASE REFER TO THE PHOTOS PROVIDED AS THEY ARE ESSENTIAL PART OF THE ITEM DESCRIPTION/CONDITION!
WORLDWIDE SHIPPING COST..... ......£12.99
SHIPPING COST TO AUSTRALIA..........£12.99
SHIPPING COST TO EU AND;
return policy; this item can be return to the seller only as above describe also as in photos within 14 working days from receipt.
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