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Fine & Decorative Art

December 2, 2005

Lot #239
Temp #02187
DepartmentPottery & Porcelain
Sold For $475.00   (hammer price)
 $546.25   (price including buyer's premium)
Last Updated December 4, 2005


UNUSUAL ROYAL VIENNA PORCELAIN CHESS SET Circa 1800 With triangular rococo bases. One set in polychrome. One set in white. Some damage.


White Damages: two pawns broken and reglued. Both elephants broken and reglued. Quen reglued. Horse hooves broken on one, other reglued. King broken and repaired. Polychrome damages: two pawns broken and reglued Both horses broken and reglued. 1 Elephant broken and regled. Queen repaired. Bishop missing, but one extra pawn.

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