Indian Islamic Ivory Chess Set, 19th Century

 
     
     
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AN INDIAN 'MUSLIM' PATTERN IVORY CHESS SET
19TH CENTURY
Of abstract form, with red and green decoration
The king -- 1¾ in. (4.5 cm.) high.
Provenance - Dr Ernst Boehlen Collection
Exhibited - Jeux D'Échecs Objets d'Art, Musée Suisse du Jeu, Château de La Tour-de-Peilz, 14 September - 12 November 1989, p.40, fig.46.

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