A Dublin chess set

A Dublin chess set

A recent purchase from Ebay, this auction was a bloody financial battle for the Lyon as the hyenas salivated over this desired fresh meat carcas! The set on the Bay was due to end just before 10am, and a ferocious assault on my bids almost deprived the Lyon of his...
An early BCC Staunton chess set

An early BCC Staunton chess set

When I saw this scarce set on Mendip Auctions it became a must-have morsel or a tasty lunch – the incorrect description did not as I expected affect the bidding price, however no matter:- ‘A Staunton chess set, with retailer’s Crown marks for Jacques...