French regency PARIS chess game (the game was played with in café de la régence in PARIS in the late 18th century).
Chessboard with marquetry that can also be used for backgammon, also with marquetry, probably originating from Iran or Syria.
The chessboard boxes measure 40 x 40 mm.
The chess pieces are made of boxwood and the black pieces of another fruit tree wood.
The height of the kings is 90 mm and the pawns 45 mm.
The game is in very good condition. There are some slight breaks on the head of the black king, the face of a black knight and a black pawn (see photo).
Backgammon game has two times 20 black and white wooden pawns, diameter 40 mm, thickness 8 mm.
Chessboard on one side and backgammon on the inside, entirely with marquetry, open 50 x 50 cm, closed 25 x 50 cm.
Two rosewood cups with two dice.
There’s a lack on the marquetry on one corner, see photo, 8 mm by 2 cm.
No reserve price, good luck in the auction.
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- Numero di oggetti
- chess set
- Scacchi e backgammon
- Condizioni molto buone
- Senza scatola originale