A INDIAN EXPORT IVORY CHESS SET, DELHI CIRCA 1840 One side stained red the other natural.
The kings with pierced tops and foliate spray finials, bishops as carved mitres, knights as horses' heads,
the castles with flying flags, pawns with tear-drop finials all on circular carved bases.
Two white pawns on different bases.
HEIGHT OF KINGS:6.9 cm (2¾")
HEIGHT OF PAWNS: 3.6 cm (1½")