ANTIQUE VIZAGAPATAM GREEN & WHITE IVORY CHESS SET
Early 19th century
Height of king: 4½ inches / 11.5 cm
Stock number: MS3436/0119
An early 19th century Vizagapatam ivory chess set, one side stained green, the other natural. The kings and queens with foliate finials above acanthus tier and pierced gallery, the bishops with pierced mitres, knights as horses’ heads and rooks as turrets with glaaeries surmounted by flags.