Lot 29: English book-form chessboard
17 November 2016
West Columbia, SC, USALive Auction
English book-form chessboard 19th century, gilt-leather spine on locked mahogany case, opening to reveal board with stenciled margin annotations and two drawers; H3 1/8" W14" D8"
Provenance: Virginia private collection
shrinkage to case, wear and scuffing consistent with age and use.
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