Select Auction October 2017

A Jaques London ‘In Statu Quo’ Travelling Chess Set, Circa 1900

Lot 109

A Jaques London ‘In Statu Quo’ Travelling Chess Set, Circa 1900

the hinged mahogany box opening to reveal inlaid rosewood and satinwood squares with inner locking mechanism, the bone pieces in natural and red stained, each applied with a brass locking pin, the box stamped ‘JAQUES PATENTEES LONDON STATU QUO CHESS BOARD, in original slide-in case with faux lock, wear

R2 500 - R3 500