ANTIQUE MINIATURE BONE CHESS TABLE & CHESS SET
Height: 2¼ inches / 5.7 cm
Width: 1½ inches / 3.7 cm
Stock number: RW0610/0119
A rare German carved bone 19th century miniature chess table and men. These fascinating miniature items were made in Geislingen, a noted German carving centre. A very similar example was on exhibition at the Schach Partie durch Zieten und Welten in the Museum fur Kunst und Gewerbe, Hamburg, Germany.
(Three chess pieces missing).