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ANTIQUE RARE GERMAN CHESS SET L. S. SCHMITTHENNER SELF-RIGHTING K 52 mm + BOX


ANTIQUE RARE GERMAN CHESS SET L. S. SCHMITTHENNER SELF-RIGHTING K 52 mm + BOX
ANTIQUE RARE GERMAN CHESS SET L. S. SCHMITTHENNER SELF-RIGHTING K 52 mm + BOX
ANTIQUE RARE GERMAN CHESS SET L. S. SCHMITTHENNER SELF-RIGHTING K 52 mm + BOX
ANTIQUE RARE GERMAN CHESS SET L. S. SCHMITTHENNER SELF-RIGHTING K 52 mm + BOX
ANTIQUE RARE GERMAN CHESS SET L. S. SCHMITTHENNER SELF-RIGHTING K 52 mm + BOX
ANTIQUE RARE GERMAN CHESS SET L. S. SCHMITTHENNER SELF-RIGHTING K 52 mm + BOX
ANTIQUE RARE GERMAN CHESS SET L. S. SCHMITTHENNER SELF-RIGHTING K 52 mm + BOX
ANTIQUE RARE GERMAN CHESS SET L. S. SCHMITTHENNER SELF-RIGHTING K 52 mm + BOX
ANTIQUE RARE GERMAN CHESS SET L. S. SCHMITTHENNER SELF-RIGHTING K 52 mm + BOX
ANTIQUE RARE GERMAN CHESS SET L. S. SCHMITTHENNER SELF-RIGHTING K 52 mm + BOX
ANTIQUE RARE GERMAN CHESS SET L. S. SCHMITTHENNER SELF-RIGHTING K 52 mm + BOX
ANTIQUE RARE GERMAN CHESS SET L. S. SCHMITTHENNER SELF-RIGHTING K 52 mm + BOX

ANTIQUE RARE GERMAN CHESS SET L. S. SCHMITTHENNER SELF-RIGHTING K 52 mm + BOX   ANTIQUE RARE GERMAN CHESS SET L. S. SCHMITTHENNER SELF-RIGHTING K 52 mm + BOX
ANTIQUE RARE GERMAN CHESS SET L. SCHMITTHENNER SELF-RIGHTING K 52 mm + BOX. A RARE ANTIQUE 19th CENTURY CHESS SET.

SCHMITTHENNER SETS WERE POPULAR PARTICULARY IN USA AND UK AND OFTEN CALLED ROLY-POLY SETS BECAUSE THEY ARE SELF-RIGHTING, THESE SETS WERE ALSO POPULAR IN SHIPS FOR THEIR GREAT BALANCE AND STABILITY UNTILL NOW THERE WERE 3 DIFFERENT KNOWN SIZE 6.5 cm 7.5 cm AND 9 cm I SAY UNTILL NOW BECAUSE I FOUND THIS LITTLE TREASURE WHICH HAS A KING OF JUST 52 mm SO WE CAN PUT THE RECORD RIGHT AND SAY THAT THERE ARE 4 DIFFEENT VERSION SO FAR , THE SET HERE LISTED ALSO DOESN'T SHOW ANY CROSS TO THE KING WHICH HAS A BULB FINAL TOP INSTEAD THIS SET COME WITH A VERY OLD GERMAN LIFTUP TOP BOX NOT SURE IF ORIGINAL TO THE SET MAY BE , ON THE LID THERE ARE A LOVELY IMAGES OF A ROOK ON THE LEFT A QUEEN IN THE MIDLE AND A KNIGHT ON THE RIGHTS AND ABOVE READ SCHACH AND CHESS WITH FLOREAL PATTERN ON THE EDGES AND BELOW READ CHESS, SCACCHI, AJADREZ AND ECHECS THE IMAGES ARE MADE BY USING PIROGRAPHIC TECNIQUE REALLY NICE PIECE OF ART INDEED THE BOX IS MADE FROM PINE WOOD AND THE INNER LID AND BASE ARE LINED WITH GREEN FELT THE ORIGINAL CLASP AND HINGES ARE IN GOOD WORKING ORDER, THE WOODWORK SHOW A SUPERB DARK PATINA, TRULY A LITTLE GEM. THE KING IS JUST 52 mm OR JUST OVER 2 AND WEIGH 17gr THE PAWN IS 21 mm BOX DIMENSION 14 X 8.2 X 5.3 cm. THE COMBINED UNWRAPPED WEIGHT IS 298 gr IN MY SCALE THE CHESS BOARD IN PHOTOS IS NOT PART OF THE SALE DISPLAY ONLY CONDITION REPORT. CHESSMEN- THERE ARE COSMETIC SIGN AND MARKS AMONG THE PIECES MIND YOU IS A VERY OLD WELL USED SET THE ORIGINAL PLATE FISNISH IS NOW FADED AND THE BLACK PIECES ARE ALMOST BROWN, THERE MAY BE TINY CHIPS AMONG THE PIECES HARD TO SAY REALLY, A TINY PIECE OF WOOD IS MISSING FROM THE RIGHT MITRE OF 1 BLACK BISHOP AND SEEM THAT THE VERY TIP OF THE WHITE QUEEN FINAL IS MISSING TOO, THE WHITE PIECES ARE MADE FROM 2 DIFFERENT WOODS SOME ARE DARKER THAT THE OTHERS , THE BOTTOM FELTS ARE WORN FRON USAGE AND AGE, ALL IN ALL STILL GOOD FOR PLAY OR DISPLAY THE BOX SHOW USUAL COSMETIC MARKS AND SIGN FROM USAGE OTHERWISE GOOD WORKING CONDITION I HAVE DESCRIBED THIS ITEM AT THE BEST OF MY KNOWLEDGE AND AS I SEE IT SO PLEASE LOOK CAREFULLY TO THE PHOTOS PROVIDED AND MAKE UP YOUR MIND.

THE CHESS BOARD IN PHOTOS IS NOT PART OF THE DEAL DISPLAY ONLY. Get images that make Supersized seem small. Tailor your auctions with Auctiva's. The item "ANTIQUE RARE GERMAN CHESS SET L. SCHMITTHENNER SELF-RIGHTING K 52 mm + BOX" is in sale since Monday, December 2, 2019.

This item is in the category "Toys & Games\Games\Chess\Vintage Chess". The seller is "jacqueline3663" and is located in Bristol/Avon. This item can be shipped worldwide.

  1. Modified Item: No
  2. Colour: Black
  3. Country/Region of Manufacture: Germany
  4. Custom Bundle: No
  5. Material: Wood
  6. MPN: Does Not Apply
  7. Age Level: 12-16 Years
  8. Brand: L.
    ANTIQUE RARE GERMAN CHESS SET L. S. SCHMITTHENNER SELF-RIGHTING K 52 mm + BOX   ANTIQUE RARE GERMAN CHESS SET L. S. SCHMITTHENNER SELF-RIGHTING K 52 mm + BOX