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Ivory chessmen: 19th century

Ivory chessmen: 19th century
4 0 c m
actual image size: 22cm x 28cm

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Ivory chessmen. Part of a set of 36 ivory chessmen. Half the pieces are left natural and half are stained green. These pieces were included in a games set handed down from Samuel Pepys. The original elements had been a gift from James II, but these chessmen are later additions.

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1800 AD - 1900 AD
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