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Hello, no worries, the set isn't for sale anyway! However, if anyone is interested in some information on antique chess sets, my collection is online at chessantique.com, and I write a monthly column...
jwhj -- reading instructions (above) is always helpful. When you download the Excel spreadsheet, for any row, you can click on the hyperlink in column S to see the catalog page with a photo of the set.
jwhj, here is an Excel spreadsheet you can download from my site, with similar sets that have sold in the historic chess auctions over the past 40 years. All of the sets listed are ones I've categori...
Incidentally, this chess set will be displayed in an exhibition at the World Chess Hall of Fame, May 3 - Sept 15. http://worldchesshof.org/exhibitions/exhibit/prized-and-played/
Colin, here's an almost-identical set, if you follow this auction on the-saleroom.com and note the results, it'll give a good indication of the current value of this type of set. http://www.the-saler...
This is an Indian-made ivory set from 2Q 20th century.