Antique English pattern chess set

Antique English pattern chess set

This unstamped quality set in turned boxwood and rosewood was purchased by me for a bargain price without an original box and a significant amount of damage around 2 years ago at the Ingliston Antique Fair near Edinburgh hosted at the Royal Highland Centre. As an...
English Pattern so-called Calvert?!

English Pattern so-called Calvert?!

Recently on e-bay I purchased a flawed set with this honest description:- Vintage Wooden Chess Set King height approx. 3.5 inches some damage one of the black pawns looks like a replacement It was being sold to raise funds for Cornwall hospice care, and thankfully no...