ANTIQUE NORTHERN EDINBURGH IVORY CHESS SET
Height of king: 3 inches / 7.6 cm
Stock number: MW3419/0119
A 19th century Northern/ Edinburgh upright ivory chess set, one side natural, the other stained red. Probably by Jaques as it matches set shown in their pattern book. The style predates the Staunton pattern and was designed by Lord John Hay in the late 1830’s.
From the Gareth Williams collection.