Lot 13: Studio Anne Carlton "The Crusades" Chess Set
09 November 2016
Dania Beach, FL, USALive Auction
Description: DESCRIPTION: Studio Anne Carlton "The Crusades" Chess set. (From the COA): "Our designers and craftsmen at Studio Anne Carlton have created a magnificent chess set which epitomises the struggles for domination between Christians and Muslims. The conflict has continued intermittently for over a thousand years, but it is the period between 1095 and 1292 which has captured our imagination because of the exploits of Crusader knights." Each piece is comprised of hand painted and decorated groundstone and depicts famous characters from the conflict such as: King Richard I, and Saladin. In original box and includes a COA. Also includes a wooden chess board. CIRCA: 20th Ct. ORIGIN: England DIMENSIONS:Available upon request. (Chessboard): L:22.25" W:22.25" CONDITION: Great condition. See lot description for details on item condition. More detailed condition requests can be obtained via email (firstname.lastname@example.org) or SMS (305) 333-4134. Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Akiba Antiques shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.