Lot 1659

GIUSEPPE VASARI FIGURAL CHESS SET crafted in Italy, the marble and blue hardstone board on an ornate cast metal frame on four scrolling figural bracket feet, with thirty-two gilded white metal pieces, each modelled as a medieval figure or building on a leaf cast base, each piece with etched 'Vasari' signature, some with paper label, the board 40cm x 40cm


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Sold for £750
Estimated at £300 - £500

Condition Report
All of the lances and staffs have bends. The knights on horseback have bent swords, one which is fractured near the hilt. The four towers all have bent finials. Nearly all nead attention.

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